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Motorcyclist injured in accident involving Buffalo police officer

The incident occurred around 4:30 p.m. at the intersection of Jefferson Avenue and William Street.

BUFFALO, N.Y. — The Buffalo Police Department is investigating an accident involving a motorcyclist and a Buffalo police officer on Tuesday afternoon. The incident occurred around 4:30 p.m. at the intersection of Jefferson Avenue and William Street.

According to police, the motorcyclist was transported to the Erie County Medical Center and is in critical condition.

Officer Michael Norwood—better known as one of the Buffalo's "singing cops"—was driving the police cruiser. He is a six-year veteran with Buffalo Police.

Norwood is being evaluated for minor injuries and is cooperating fully with the investigation.

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