Chase, arrest after N.C. cop hit in traffic stop


The News & Observer

HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. — An officer was taken to the hospital early Saturday after a motorist hit his vehicle and led police on a chase to Durham, authorities said.

Cpl. William Dillon stopped a 1994 Buick Skylark driving erratically on U.S. 70 East at 1:37 a.m., Lt. Davis Trimmer said. The Skylark went into reverse and hit Dillon's cruiser before the officer got out his vehicle.

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