MARTA officer injured in Moreland Ave. accident - CBS46 News

MARTA officer injured in Moreland Ave. accident

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ATLANTA (CBS ATLANTA) -

An off-duty MARTA officer was injured during a head-on collision on Moreland Avenue Friday morning.

The accident happened around 7:30 at 612 Moreland Ave.

Tony Maurice Hill, who a witness said was driving at a high rate of speed, crossed the center line and hit the MARTA officer head on.

The officer was taken to Grady Memorial Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Hill was cited with failure to maintain lane, driving on the wrong side of the roadway and driving while license suspended.

He was arrested and custody was taken over by Grady Memorial Hospital Detention.

The MARTA officer and his two passengers are recovering.

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