Updated: July 07, 2020 03:23 PM
Created: July 07, 2020 02:53 PM
Authorities are investigating a crash involving a police car and a motorcycle in Pope County.
The Pope County Sheriff's Office said the crash happened on July 4 at about 7:27 p.m.
According to the sheriff's office, Starbuck Police Officer Ryan Franks was driving south on Main Street when he saw a traffic violation by a vehicle traveling northbound.
At that time, Franks pulled to the right side of the road and attempted a U-turn with his squad's emergency lights activated, the sheriff's office said. While doing so, he collided with a motorcycle, driven by 60-year-old Dale Uhden, of Alexandria.
Uhden's condition is still unknown, according to authorities.
The sheriff's office is investigating the crash.
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