A man is due to appear in court to face allegations that he deliberately ran over two police officers in Manchester, leaving one with a fractured skull and bleeding to the brain.
The officers were injured during a routine stop in Harpurhey on Sunday night when they pulled over a vehicle for speeding in Rochdale Road.
When the officers got out to approach the car it reversed and hit them before the driver sped off.
Wayne Crompton, 36, will appear at Manchester Magistrates Court charged with two counts of causing grievous bodily harm with intent, dangerous driving, aggravated vehicle taking without consent, driving while disqualified and and driving with no insurance.
More top news
Gusts 50-60+mph for a time Saturday evening, remaining gusty into Sunday. Colder air by the end of the weekend. Sunshine & wintry showers
Do you recognise this man?
Rain and winds ease for a time today, but cloudy across most areas. Gale overnight with further rain. Showery and blustery for Sunday