Police officer in Louisiana run over, dragged by driver :: WRAL.com

By The Associated PressLAFAYETTE, La. — A police officer in Louisiana is in critical condition after police say a suspect ran over him with a vehic...

August 14, 2022
9:48 PM

By The Associated PressLAFAYETTE, La. — A police officer in Louisiana is in critical condition after police say a suspect ran over him with a vehicle and dragged him during an attempted traffic stop. Police in Lafayette, Louisiana say the officer was dragged 100 feet (30 meters) early Sunday morning. Lafayette is about 50 miles (80 kilometers) west of Baton Rouge. Officers had tried to stop a car that was driving recklessly downtown around 1:30 a.m., Lafayette police spokeswoman Sgt. Robin Green said in a news release.

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