A police officer has suffered a serious leg injury after being hit by a car being driven by a suspected burglar in Milton Keynes.
Thames Valley Police were responding to reports of a burglary on Belsize Avenue in Springfield just before 7:30pm last night (November 3).
The suspected thieves fled in a car - believed to be a black Audi S3 - which then struck the female officer nearby on Beverley Place.
She suffered a serious but non-life-threatening injury to her leg and was taken to Milton Keynes University Hospital, before being transferred to John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford.
Nobody else was injured during the incident and no arrests have been made so far.
Police say support is being given to the injured officer and her family.
- Anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting URN 1250 3/11. Reports can also be made on the Thames Valley Police website.