Police officer hit by fleeing driver in West Valley City

Police officer hit by fleeing suspect in West Valley City. (Photo: KUTV)

(KUTV) — An officer is in good condition after being hit by a suspicious vehicle in West Valley City early Wednesday morning.

At 12:20 a.m., an officer went to investigate a suspicious vehicle in the parking lot of an apartment complex at 2309 W. Flycatchers Lane, called the Egate Apartments.

As the officer got out of his car to approach the vehicle, the driver sped off and hit the officer.

According to police, the officer is in good condition.

Authorities were able to recover the vehicle and set up a containment. They found one suspect and took him into custody.

Police are still searching for another suspect.

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