ELLICOTT – An unmarked New York State Trooper vehicle was struck by a car while attempting to pull over a speeding vehicle Tuesday.
Police say the trooper, assigned to a distracted driver detail, clocked a speeding driver traveling 71 in a 55 mph zone.
The trooper activated his emergency lighting and started to perform a u-turn when he was struck in the driver’s side rear door and quarter panel.
Police said no one was injured in the crash.
Fluvanna and Gerry Fire Departments have responded.