1 person killed in officer-involved crash on Highway 43 in Northport

NORTHPORT, Ala. (WIAT) — Officials are trying to figure out what caused a fatal crash between a Tuscaloosa Police Department vehicle and a motorcycle Tuesday morning.

The collision happened on Highway 43 in Northport around 5:37 a.m. The road was closed off for hours as officials examined the scene, but reopened shortly after 11 a.m.

A TPD officer was taken to the hospital for treatment.

CBS42 has a crew at the scene. This story will be updated as information is released.

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