Memphis Police officer injured while responding to crash on I-40EB, all eastbound lanes closed

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com)- An MPD Officer is in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle while investigating a crash on I-40 Eastbound at Sycamore View.

According to investigators the crash happened just after 9:00 p.m. on Saturday.

Investigators say the officer investigating the crash was struck by a vehicle not involved in the crash.

The officer has been transported to Regional One Hospital in critical condition.

Memphis Police say the driver of the crash has been detained.

Local 24 News has a crew on the scene and will be live with more details to come.

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