Video: Ohio officer hit by van trying to stop suicidal driver

Officer was trying to use a tire deflation device to stop a suicidal driver

Dayton Daily News

DAYTON, Ohio — A Dayton police officer was in stable condition Tuesday night after he was struck by a minivan while trying to deploy a tire deflation device to stop another vehicle.

The intersection of Salem and Philadelphia avenues was blocked for hours after the incident, which occurred at approximately 6:20 p.m.

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