Phenix City police officer injured in accident

Phenix City Police Chief Ray Smith has confirmed that a Phenix City police officer was injured in a motorcycle accident while on duty Saturday night.

Smith said the officer is in Midtown Medical Center in Columbus and is in stable condition.

“We are praying for his recovery,” Smith said.

Smith said more information will be released Monday.

Larry Gierer: 706-571-8581, @lagierer