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SAPD officer involved in motorcycle crash

The minor accident sent the officer to the hospital as a precaution.

SAN ANTONIO — A police officer with the San Antonio Police Department was involved in a minor accident this morning, according to SAPD.

A public information officer said the motor officer lost control and fell off the bike, sustaining minor injuries. It happened at the Frio exit ramp at I-35 northbound around 10 a.m. Wednesday. That officer was transported to Baptist Hospital in downtown as a precaution.

Investigators said the male officer suffered from road rash. They believe some leaked oil from another vehicle caused the crash.

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The off-ramp was closed for about an hour while crews from the Texas Department of Transportation cleaned up the oil spill. It reopened just after 11 a.m.

This is a developing news story. Watch for updates at KENS5.com.