Madera, Calif. – An officer was caught in the doorway of a DUI suspect’s car as he tried to drive off.
Video posted on the Madera Police Department’s Facebook page shows the close call for the officer. It happened Thursday at Almond and Gateway Avenue.
The officer was able to get clear of the car as the suspect started to drive off. The man was arrested on several charges – including DUI. Madera Police say the officer demonstrated “considerable restraint” during the encounter.