A Federal Way police officer hit a 52-year-old man in a crosswalk early Tuesday, according to the department.
The man suffered a laceration to his forehead and was taken to a local hospital.
He was struck just before 3 a.m. at South 336th Street and Ninth Avenue South.
The officer was making a left turn from southbound Ninth Avenue South to eastbound South 336th Street with a green light when the man walked into the crosswalk and into the path of the patrol vehicle, spokeswoman Cathy Schrock said.
The Washington State Patrol is investigating.
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