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Cleveland police officer, cruiser struck by car

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Published: Sep. 2, 2021 at 11:49 PM EDT
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CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - A Cleveland police officer was struck by a car around 10:40 p.m. Thursday near West 32nd Street and Clark Avenue, according to police spokesperson Sgt. Jennifer Ciaccia.

Cleveland police dispatch said the officer wasn’t hit hard and didn’t receive medical attention; they were bumped, lost their footing and fell down.

We’re told this was a chain reaction. Sgt. Jennifer Ciaccia said the suspect vehicle hit a police cruiser. Then, according to police dispatch, the suspect vehicle bumped the officer.

The suspect fled the scene but was identified, Cleveland police dispatch said.

There hasn’t been an arrest.

Return to 19 News for updates on this developing story.

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