New York police officer injured after riding on hood of patrol car for fun (video)By Mason White 11:02 AM January 7, 2015
|The officer on the hood of a patrol car|
By: Mahesh Sarin
(Scroll down for video) Two New York police officers are in trouble after a joyride ended with an officer being injured.
The horse play went wrong after the officer fell from the hood of the patrol car and hit his head on a street in Brooklyn.
A surveillance video showed that the officer laid on the hood of the police car until it came to a sudden stop.
He then tumbled to the ground.
The incident occurred in the 70th precinct in Flatbush, around 7:50 a.m.
The officer fell backwards, hitting his head on the ground.
He suffered a head injury and was taken to Lutheran Medical Center. He is expected to make a full recovery.
Police said they did not know why the officer was riding on the hood of the car. Both officers involved are facing disciplinary actions.