Philly Officer Injured In Hit-Run After DUI Stop
PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Philadelphia police are searching for the driver of a silver Lexus in connection with a hit-and-run that injured a police officer.
Authorities say the driver was stopped by police near 3rd and Lombard streets shortly after 2 a.m. Saturday in an investigation of a possible case of driving under the influence. They say the male driver suddenly took off in the car fleeing west.
Police say the officer was taken to a hospital for treatment of minor injuries.