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Officer struck by car during arrest

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SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — A San Bernardino police officer suffered a concussion and other injuries after he was struck by a car while detaining two graffiti suspects.

KNBC-TV reports the officer was putting one suspect into his patrol unit Monday night when a sedan crashed into the vehicle and the officer.

Officials say he suffered back pain, cuts on his face and head and a concussion. He is hospitalized in stable condition and is expected to recover.

The driver of the sedan was taken into custody on suspicion of driving under the influence.

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Information from: KNBC-TV, http://www.nbc4.tv/

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