LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities say a Las Vegas police officer and a suspect were both hit by a car.
Police said Sunday the suspect and the pursuing officer suffered injuries that are not life-threatening.
The incident happened around 2 a.m. near Las Vegas Boulevard and Flamingo Road.
An officer was trying to detain a suspect on the Strip when the suspect fled.
A foot chase ensued.
Both were then struck by a passing car.
They both were transported to a hospital and are recovering.
Police did not say why the suspect was initially detained.
The incident remains under investigation.
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