Woman in Iowa hits police officer with her car

(NBC) - Boone, Iowa Police released video of their chief almost getting run over by a car.

Chief Wiebold stopped a car to talk to the people inside about an assault investigation.

The driver then tried to flee, striking him in the process.

A short pursuit later, they caught the car, but the driver then tried to run away.

Authorities were able to catch the alleged suspect.

The woman is facing charges, including, eluding and assault on an officer with a deadly weapon.

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