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Chicago Police Officer Struck by Vehicle in South Loop

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A Chicago police officer was taken to an area hospital Saturday evening after being struck by a vehicle in the South Loop, authorities said.

The incident occurred at approximately 9:30 p.m. at Michigan Avenue and Roosevelt Road. Video captured at the scene showed an individual who appeared to be a Chicago police officer being loaded into an ambulance.

What exactly occurred hasn't been determined, but a Chicago Fire Department spokesperson said a 23-year-old man was transported to Stroger Hospital in critical, but stable condition.

Check back for updates on this developing story.

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