Officer dragged during police chase

November 6, 2008 2:20:02 PM PST
A traffic stop ended with a car in the bushes near Ninth and Main Street in Durham.Authorities say while the driver was out of the car being questioned, a passenger slipped into the driver's seat and tried to drive away.

As he did, the officer was dragged about 100 yards before the car smashed into the bushes.

All four suspects ran from the scene, but were caught and arrested.

The officer was not injured.

It's not clear, why they ran from police.