Published: Jun 26, 2014 10:45 AM EDT

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A police officer is recovering after being hit by a car other officers were trying to apprehend in a narcotics case.
    
The incident happened Wednesday afternoon in Jacksonville.
    
The Florida Times-Union (http://bit.ly/1rC1HAj ) reports Officer Kreshnik "Nick" Isaraj was in the back of an unmarked car when he stepped out of the vehicle and was hit by a car traveling in the opposite direction.
    
Officials say Isaraj was "pretty banged up" with cuts to the head.
    
Officers caught up with the suspect and arrested him.
    
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Information from: The (Jacksonville) Florida Times-Union, http://www.jacksonville.com

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