The Garda was injured in an incident in County Longford.
A Garda’s been treated in hospital after being hit by a car that failed to stop at a checkpoint in County Longford.
The vehicle was spotted driving erratically yesterday afternoon.
A stop was placed on the Ballinalee Road and as Gardaí approached the car, it hit an officer before fleeing the scene.
The car went on to hit a patrol car and ended up colliding with a wall in the Ardnacassa area.
The driver of the car was taken to hospital for treatment, while the Garda has been released from hospital.