A Phoenix police officer is in the hospital in extremely critical condition after a two-vehicle on Thursday afternoon near.

Sergeant Armando Carbajal told ABC-15, "The extent of his injuries are very critical, so we continue to get updates from the hospital and from the police personnel who are there."

According to AZfamily.com, the officer was not in uniform and not in a marked police car, while conducting "administrative tasks" at the time of the accident.

Police say his wife and son are with him at the hospital and he has undergone surgery for undisclosed injuries.