Saskatoon

Woman charged after allegedly hitting bike cop with truck side mirror while passing

A 25-year-old woman has been charged after allegedly hitting a Saskatoon Police Service bike unit officer with the side mirror of her truck.

Officer received minor injuries, driver charged

A member of the Saskatoon Police Service's bike unit was hit by a truck in downtown Saskatoon Friday morning. (Chanss Lagaden/CBC News)

A 25-year-old woman has been charged after allegedly hitting a Saskatoon Police Service bike unit officer with the side mirror of her truck.

Police say the officer was patrolling on a bicycle downtown on 22nd Street E. Friday morning when a truck tried to pass her from behind.

The officer was hit by the truck's side mirror, police said.

The 38-year-old officer was taken to hospital for received minor injuries.

The 25-year-old driver of the truck has been charged with driving without due care and attention.