CHICAGO (CBS)– An Illinois state trooper was dragged by a car along I-294, after the offender drove off during a traffic stop.

The incident took place near the Golf Road exit in Glenview Monday night.

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Two troopers pulled over a Gray Honda Civic. One trooper was part-way inside the car when a passenger in the back jumped into the drivers seat and hit the gas.

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The trooper was dragged and eventually fell out of the car. That trooper has been released from the hospital.

Officials said the suspects got away.

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This is a developing story.