Car stopped by armed police hits officer in Tottenham

Police in Tottenham Image copyright @999London
Image caption The officer was taken to hospital after he was hit by the car at about 11:30 GMT

A police officer has been hit by a car which had been pulled over in an “intelligence-led stop” in Tottenham.

The vehicle was stopped by armed police in White Hart Lane at about 11:30 GMT and struck the officer when it was driven off “at speed”, the Met said.

London Ambulance Service said the firearms officer suffered a minor injury and had been driven to hospital.

No arrests have been made and “inquiries are under way to locate the suspects and the vehicle,” police said.

Image copyright @999London
Image caption Police had stopped the vehicle in Tottenham



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