Video: Georgia police officer survives after being struck by train while chasing suspect
The Polk County, Georgia Police Department says an officer has miraculously survived after he was hit by a train while chasing the suspect.
The department shared the officer's bodycam video of the incident with WSB-TV in Atlanta.
WARNING: The video below may be considered graphic by some.
WARNING: The video above may be considered graphic by some.
Polk County Police Chief Kenny Dodd said Officer Andy Anderson was chasing a man down the tracks on College Street when he was hit.
Dramatic body camera video shared by the Police Department shows the train feet from Anderson and blaring its horn before the officer appears to be thrown into brush along the tracks.
Chief Dodd said Anderson was taken to the hospital and was released on Sunday.
A woman was already in custody in relation to the burglary.
The man is still on the run. Police are asking anyone with information to call 911.