Crash Injures a Reno Police Officer

RENO, Nevada ( -- Tuesday, January 23, 2007:

A Reno driver may be facing a ticket for a crash that knocked a local police officer off his motorcycle.

The wreck happened Monday afternoon on the corner of 4th and Vine Streets in downtown.

Detectives say Jimmy Morris, 32, ran a red light in his Dodge Durango, striking officer Duke Steffens' bike, and knocking him onto the ground.

Steffens suffered only minor injuries.