(Farmington, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Farmington Police say an officer was struck while directing traffic this morning at a construction site.
The incident happened around 11:30 a.m.
Police say the policeman was on traffic detail at Route 4 near High Street when he was hit by a dump truck.
The officer was taken to the hospital for treatment of non life-threatening injuries.
The vehicle is being inspected by the state Department of Motor Vehicles.
Police say the driver was cited for striking an officer while directing traffic.