Car Hits NYPD Traffic Agent in Brooklyn, Continues On, Video Shows

An NYPD traffic agent walking back to his police car on a Brooklyn street was hit by a passing car that continued on without stopping, and police are searching for the driver. 

Surveillance video captured the hit-and-run last Friday, Oct. 23 in the area of Washington and Myrtle avenues in Clinton Hill.

It was at about 10:30 p.m. when the 30-year-old agent was walking back to his marked car double-parked on the street when he was hit by a car zipping up Washington Avenue, police said.

The agent fell to the ground, and the vehicle, a red or burgundy Volkswagen Passat, continued on. 

The officer was taken to Methodist Hospital in stable condition. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS. The runaway vehicle may have passenger side mirror damage. 

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