DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – A Dallas officer was struck by a fleeing suspect’s vehicle following a struggle at a police station parking lot, authorities say.
According to police, there was a disturbance in the Southwest police station parking lot Sunday. During the incident, officers attempted to place the suspect in handcuffs when a struggle occurred.READ MORE: Anna Police Investigating Crash That Killed 22-Year-Old Man
During the struggle, police say the suspect was able to get into his vehicle and drive away. As the suspect was fleeing, he struck an officer, which caused injuries.READ MORE: Texas Joins Oklahoma's Effort To Overturn McGirt
Officers were able to catch the suspect and place him under arrest. The suspect’s has not yet been identified.MORE NEWS: 2 Killed, 5 Injured After Drag Racer Slams Into Spectators An Texas Airport
Police say the officer struck by the suspect was transported to the hospital in unknown condition.