Fort Smith police seeking identity of driver who dragged officer with car at scene of hit-and-run
Fort Smith Police Officers were investigating a serious injury hit-and-run accident at 5000 Kelley Highway on Sunday morning when a black Volkswagen passenger car ignored traffic barricades and drove into the scene of the investigation.
Officers, at that time, initiated a stop and began speaking to the male driver, who was traveling alone.
The subject immediately showed signs of impairment. When asked to turn off the engine, he sped away dragging Officer Ashley Breedlove in the process.
Officer Breedlove sustained a minor injury to her hip, torn clothing, and a more serious injury to her hand.
If you have any information that can help identify this individual, please dial 911 or call 479-709-5000.