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Dragged Massachusetts Officer Will Fully Recover

August 17, 2010  | 

A Salem (Mass.) PD officer is expected to fully recover from injuries he sustained when the driver of a vehicle accellerated after he reached into the passenger's window to take an ID, the Union Leader reports.

Salem PD's Dave Hyatt stopped a vehicle, after the driver and passenger yelled obscenities about his traffic direction. While taking an ID from a female passenger, driver William Manning accelerated, catching the officer's arm and dragging him several yards before he fell to the ground.

The officer is expected to fully recover.

Read the full story at UnionLeader.com.

Tags: Assaults on Officers, Salem (Mass.) PD


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