Dale City, Va., Police searching for suspect in dragging incident

8:38 PM, May 31, 2012   |    comments
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PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY, Va. (WUSA)  - A car dragged a Dale City man up Interstate 95 on Thursday evening, according to Virginia State Police, who are seeking the public's help in locating the car, a dark, late model sedan, and its driver.

At approximately 6:50 p.m., witnesses say the car was going north on Interstate 95 when the rear passenger-side door opened and a man fell out near the 156 mile marker. The man was then dragged by the vehicle for more than 200 feet before dropping into the roadway. The car, a dark sedan, had two black males and one white male inside. It continued north on Interstate 95.

The victim, a 35-year-old Dale City male, was flown to Inova Fairfax Hospital. His injuries are not considered life-threatening.

State police are trying to determine determine if the man was thrown or jumped out of the car. The incident is still under investigation.

Anyone who may have seen the incident or who has information about the vehicle is asked to call the Virginia State Police at 703-803-0026.

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