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OC officer survives fiery motorcycle crash

ABC7 Eyewitness News HD covering Los Angeles and Southern California.

January 3, 2010 12:00:00 AM PST
A Buena Park police officer survived a fiery wreck involving his motorcycle and another vehicle.Police say 28-year-old officer Ryan Herst was going south on Knott Avenue at San Bruno Drive Saturday evening, when his motorcycle collided with a Nissan Sentra apparently making a left turn.

The bike burst into flames on impact and was destroyed.

Police say officer Herst is in stable condition and his injuries do not appear to be life-threatening.

No one else was hurt in the crash, which is now under investigation.