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Baltimore officer dragged during traffic stop

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Posted at 11:15 AM, Mar 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-01 17:42:11-05

A Baltimore police officer is was taken to Shock Trauma Tuesday after being dragged during a traffic stop.

Around 9:30 a.m. the officer was in the 100 block of Mount Royal Avenue when the officer stopped a silver Acura TL.

The car sped off during the stop, dragging the officer several hundred feet, according to police.

The officer called for help and was taken to Shock Trauma where he was in serious, but stable condition around 11 a.m. Tuesday. He was later released from the hospital.

Police found the Acura in the 400 block of East 21st Street, but the driver remained at large, police said.

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