Queensland Police officer struck by alleged stolen vehicle

A police officer is in a serious condition after being hit by a car while doing radar checks in Brisbane this morning.

Early inquiries indicate the officer was manning a speed camera along Orange Grove Road in Salisbury when he was struck by a passing car.

Paramedics were called to the scene around 6.30 am, where they assessed a male patient for injuries.


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Police have already reported that the car involved is a Mercedes sedan and is believed to have been stolen.

It was found abandoned nearby on Eaton Place at Wishart.

Motorists are being urged to avoid the area as investigations get underway.

Traffic delays are expected.

More to come.