PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A Philadelphia police officer was rushed to the hospital after being struck by a car Tuesday morning.READ MORE: Philadelphians Who Lost Loved Ones To Gun Violence List Demands At Peace Not Guns Rally
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: New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy To Announce Mask Requirement For K-12 Students This Fall, Sources Say
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.MORE NEWS: Police Searching For Michael Siciliano, Accused Of Posing As Financial Advisor To Steal From Elderly Victims
The incident remains under investigation.