Shots fired after suspect uses truck to attack police officer

MORRIS, AL (WBRC) - Morris Police are looking for a man who ran into a police officer with his truck.

Investigators say the officer pulled the suspect over on U.S. Highway 31 near Morris Majestic Road. It happened around 8:15 Thursday night. A chase then started.

They say the suspect stopped. The officer got out of his cruiser. Police say that's when the suspect started to drive away, hitting the officer.

The officer then fired at the truck as the suspect fled.

The officer was taken to the hospital. There's word on his condition.

Police are looking for a white male driving a dark green or black Ford F-350 with a tag that was registered in Talladega County. It starts with 61.

The truck may have bullets holes.

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