Help Needed To Find Hit And Run Driver Who Struck EPPD Officer
An El Paso Police Department officer was struck by a car over the weekend and the driver fled the scene.
Early Saturday morning, El Paso Police officers on bikes approached a black sedan which then deliberately tried to run down the officers, striking one of them and breaking both his legs. Here is the official report from our news partners at KVIA:
Authorities said three bike patrol officers had approached a black sedan slowing down at the intersection when the driver accelerated towards the officers. The car struck the bikes and injured one of the trio, while the other two officers were unhurt. The officer who was struck suffered fractures to both legs, officials said. - KVIA