Hit-and-run driver wanted after sideswiping police officer in Nashville

Posted at 7:56 AM, Jan 30, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-30 10:27:12-05

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Investigators say they’re looking for a hit-and-run driver who sideswiped a police officer in Nashville.

The collision happened Thursday morning on Hamilton Church Road.

Metro Nashville Police say a female officer was speaking to someone in a car during a traffic stop when another car hit her with the side view mirror.

The officer was struck in the hip area and had minor injuries.

A description of the suspect vehicle was not immediately known.