By Bria Brown

(CBS DETROIT) – A Detroit police officer was injured and a man was tased after an attempted traffic stop.

It happened Monday morning on Detroit’s east side on St. Clair Street near mack Avenue, WWJ reports. 

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It’s still unclear why police pulled the man over or why he fled.

According to police, officers turned on police lights to signal the man to stop. Instead he drove to a home as officers followed.

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Witnesses say the man struggled with officers, who later deployed a taser.

The injured officer and the suspect were both taken to a local hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

He name has not been released but charges are pending.

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