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.READ MORE: Coronavirus In Illinois: 298 New Cases, Including 11 Deaths; 52% Of Adults Fully Vaccinated
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.READ MORE: Archdiocese Of Chicago Relaxes COVID-19 Protocols, Lifts Capacity Limits
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.MORE NEWS: Man Shot While Standing Outside In Old Norwood Park
This is a developing story.