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Met officer injured in hit-and-run during police stop in north London
29 October 2019, 13:10
A Met officer has been injured in a hit-and-run following an attempted police stop of a vehicle in north London.
At 11.32am today, police stopped a vehicle on White Hart Lane in Tottenham.
Scotland Yard said the car stopped before driving off "at speed, hitting the officer.
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BREAKING: A Police officer has been rushed to hospital after being struck by a vehicle in #Totteham, north-London.
The suspect vehicle initially stopped for Police however it then drove off at speed striking the officer on White Hart Lane.
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Scotland Yard said he had been injured and taken to hospital for treatment.
Police said he was not in a life-threatening condition.
The London Ambulance Service and London’s Air Ambulance also attended.
Police are hunting suspects and the vehicle that was involved.
There have been no arrests, Scotland Yard said.