Trooper hurt in hit-and-run on I-95 in Stamford

The crash happened around 12:30 a.m. on the northbound side near exit 7. (3/18/14)

STAMFORD - State police say a trooper was hurt in a hit-and-run accident on I-95 in Stamford this morning.

It happened around 12:30 a.m. on the northbound side near exit 7.

Officers say a tractor-trailer hit the trooper's cruiser and then took off.

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Police say they caught up with the driver a short time later.

They say the officer was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

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