PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A Philadelphia police officer was rushed to the hospital after being struck by a car Tuesday morning.READ MORE: Pete Arredondo Resigns From Uvalde City Council After Botched Response To School Shooting
The incident happened shortly after 10 a.m. at 11th and Filbert Streets in Center City.
According to investigators, the 35-year-old female police officer stopped a car for a routine traffic stop.READ MORE: Fourth Of July Weekend Weather: Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued For Most Of Philadelphia Region
Investigators say the driver of the stopped car somehow hit the officer during the stop.
The officer was taken to Hahnemann University Hospital where she is listed in stable condition. Her injuries are not considered life-threatening, officials say.
The incident remains under investigation.MORE NEWS: Brewery In New Jersey Says Recent Restrictions Will Have 'Negative Impact' On Business, Customers