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LAPD officer struck while writing ticket

November 29, 2009 12:00:00 AM PST
An LAPD officer is recovering Sunday after being struck by a car in Van Nuys on Sunday.The officer was writing a ticket when another driver clipped his patrol car and then slammed into him along Sherman Way near Woodman Avenue just before 2:30 p.m.

The officer suffered a head injury and was taken to the hospital in stable condition.

No other details of the crash have been released. It is unknown if the driver will face charges.