MLK Accident Involved Member of Mayor's Security Detail

The police officer was transported with cuts and bruises.

View Comments ()



    NBC 7 San Diego

    A police officer was transported to the hospital with minor cuts and bruises after an accident during Tuesday morning's commute.

    Police say the officer is a part of Mayor Michael Nutter's security detail.

    The two-car accident happened on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive and Montgomery Drive around 7:45 a.m.

    The officer was taken to Hahnemann Hospital where he is in stable condition.

    A second person was also transported to the hospital with minor injuries. That person was in the second car involved in the accident, according to police.

    The ramp from I-76 EB to Montgomery Drive and MLK Drive was closed for almost two hours.