Suspect reverses into SF police car during traffic stop, injures officer

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SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (KRON) — An investigation is underway after a traffic stop left one officer injured in San Francisco Sunday afternoon, authorities said.

Around 4:55 p.m., San Francisco police officers from the Bayview Station were patrolling the area of Missouri Street and Turner Terrace.

Officers conducted a traffic stop on a car. When officers got out of their car, they say the suspect reversed and crashed into the SFPD vehicle and then fled the scene.

One officer sustained a minor injury and was treated at the scene.

The suspect was described as a Black man in his 20s.

Police remain at the scene and are investigating.

More information will be provided at a later time.

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