Man Takes Off On Foot After Truck hits Police Vehicle

Published 02/24 2013 03:35PM

Updated 02/24 2013 09:56PM

WILLIAMSPORT, MD - A police vehicle was hit by a truck during a traffic stop. The man driving the truck jumped out then took off on foot, officials say.

According to the Washington County Sheriff's Office it happened in Williamsport near Route 63 when a police officer was conducting a traffic stop.

The police have been searching for the individual since this about 3:00 p.m., officials say.

As of 5:00 p.m. the Washington County Sheriff's office released a description of the man. He is a white male, around 5' 9", thin build. He was driving a 2010 international box truck.

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