Police Officer Run Down By Stolen Car At Booval

Cop left with serious head injuries


26 September 2018

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A teenage boy and girl are assisting police with inquiries after a police officer was allegedly struck by a vehicle in Booval early this morning

The driver of the sedan lost control after hitting road spikes along Brisbane Road about 5am, hitting the male officer, he sustained serious head and internal injuries.

He was transported to the PA where he remains in a critical condition.

The sedan continued along Brisbane Road, with police locating it on the nearby Vowels Street a short time later, after it had smashed head-on into a tree.

Brisbane Road is closed with traffic diversions via McGrath Lane and Stafford Street. Motorists are being urged to avoid the area.

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