Driver Runs Down NYPD Officer, Cop Opens Fire At Suspect
Description:A black truck hit and injured a police officer before speeding off, launching a manhunt in Queens that snarled traffic on the Queensboro Bridge.
Police pulled over the F150 pickup truck with Florida plates around 9 p.m. at Crescent St. and Broadway in Astoria after connecting the plates to a robbery, according to police. During the traffic stop the driver suddenly accelerated, striking the officer as he fled the scene.(1:02)