A San Diego police officer on duty Thursday night in City Heights was hit by a driver who investigators believe was under the influence.
The San Diego Police Department said the officer was struck on Marlborough Avenue, south of El Cajon Boulevard, just before midnight.
The extent of the officer's injuries was unknown.
Officers believed the driver was under the influence at the time of the collision, according to SDPD Sgt. Clint Leisz.
NBC 7 is working to gather more information about this incident.