COOPER TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — A Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety officer is in the hospital Saturday after he was involved in a crash while riding his motorcycle to work.
The crash happened around 6 a.m. on North Riverview Drive near Rosedale Avenue, KDPS said.
Officer Tom Maher was taken to the hospital. KDPS said his injuries were “significant.”
“We are asking the community to keep PSO Maher and his family in your prayers as everyone navigates this difficult time,” the agency tweeted Monday.
KDPS said the driver of the other vehicle involved has been arrested; it tweeted later the driver had been drinking. That person’s name has not been released.
It’s unclear what led up to the crash.
The crash remains under investigation.