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A traffic stop ended with an officer being run over. The officer suffered minor injuries, and a suspect was arrested.
• CNN.com
Source: WSBMay 19, 2009
VILLA RICA, Ga. -- A routine traffic stop ended with an officer being dragged 60 feet and run over.

The officer amazingly escaped with minor injuries and was said to be recovering at home Tuesday.

Villa Rica police gave Channel 2 Action News reporter Jodie Fleischer the dash cam video from the incident. The video shows the driver pulling away and the officer hanging on until More.. he's run over by the car's back wheel.


Police said Sgt. Chet Long with the Villa Rica Police Department stopped Marko Burton, 28, for speeding near the intersection of Highways 61 and 78 in Carroll County late Monday night.

"Cut your car off," Long can be heard saying on the dash cam video.

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Added: May-21-2009 Occurred On: May-20-2009
By: bellava
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Location: Villa Rica, Georgia, United States (load item map)
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