JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A police officer is recovering after being hit by a car other officers were trying to apprehend in a narcotics case.
The incident happened Wednesday afternoon in Jacksonville.
The Florida Times-Union reports Officer Kreshnik "Nick" Isaraj was in the back of an unmarked car when he stepped out of the vehicle and was hit by a car traveling in the opposite direction.
Officials say Isaraj was "pretty banged up" with cuts to the head.
Officers caught up with the suspect and arrested him.