Semi hits police cruiser on Interstate 77 northbound, doesn’t stop at scene

COPLEY, Ohio -- A police officer sitting inside his vehicle was hit by a semi on Interstate 77 northbound at state Route 21 Tuesday.

The semi did not stop at the scene, according to officials.

It's unclear if the officer was injured.

The semi was later stopped on the interstate at the Ohio Turnpike exit. The driver will be cited.

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