FAIRFAX COUNTY, Va. (ABC7) — A man got hit by his own car while trying to get away from police before getting charged with drunk driving in Fairfax County, Va., according to authorities.
Fairfax County Police say they tried to pull the man over but he drove off. The man then got out of his car to run away but he did not put it in park and the car hit him, according to officers.
Police say the man was not seriously hurt and is charged with a third offense of driving while intoxicated and a "long list" of other things.
CARma: Our officers tried to pull a man over. He sped off, then got out of his car to escape, but forgot to put it in park. Oops. He got hit by his own car. He’s okay physically, but is charged with DWI – 3rd offense, and a long list of other charges. #FCPDStrangerCalls pic.twitter.com/I2FQvt6uSu— Fairfax County Police (@fairfaxpolice) March 6, 2018