Authorities say the officer was traveling on East Main Street when a vehicle pulled out into his path from a drive to Bama Lane. The motorcycle hit the vehicle behind the driver's door and the officer was thrown from the motorcycle into the side of the vehicle.
The officer was transported to Baptist South Medical Center in Montgomery for treatment. The officer is stable and has non-life-threatening injuries. The driver of the vehicle was not injured.
Alabama State Troopers are investigating the accident due to the connection with a police officer.