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: Thieves Steal Your Identity To Get Rental Cars, And You Get Stuck With The Bills
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: Chicago Weather: Another Mild Day
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: 6-Year-Old Girl Shot On West Englewood Porch, Suffers Graze Wounds
This is a developing story.