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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.