A quick thinking police officer in Lubbock, Texas saves a woman from being hit by a speeding car after a traffic accident.
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A quick-thinking police officer is being hailed as a hero in Lubbock, Texas.
Early on September 10th, the officer responded to a minor car accident.
Officer Philip Standefer was talking to a woman who had been involved in a fender bender. Out of the blue a vehicle hit a parked police cruiser. Standefer pushed the woman out of the way as the vehicles barreled toward them-- possibly saving her life.
The officer was hospitalized but has since been released. The woman suffered a few scrapes and bruises.
Police say the man who hit the police car was driving too fast and was drunk.
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