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August 4th, 2011
09:56 AM ET

Meet London's 'Super cop' who was hit by car, yet gets back on his feet and chases suspect

Surrey Constable Dan Pascoe was setting up a roadblock with his police car, intended to stop a man driving a stolen vehicle, when the car struck him and sent him flying into the air.

After the collision, Pascoe immediately got back on his feet and began chasing the thief who had abandoned the car and was fleeing on foot. He managed to catch up with and taser the criminal before collapsing himself.

A second squad car captured the dramatic crash on video that has since gone viral.

Constable Pascoe joins American Morning today to discuss the collision and the attention he has received since the video of the ordeal became popular online.

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