Ohio Wesleyan Hoops Player Gets Hit By Cop Car While Crossing Street (Video)


Thank god she is ok.

In the video courtesy of Deadspin, Caroline Welker, a junior forward at Ohio Wesleyan University, was hit by a Delaware, Ohio police officer driving to the scene of a disturbance in the early hours of Thanksgiving morning.

Welker was entering the crosswalk on Central Avenue when officer Mark Jackson turned onto Central and immediately hit her. The impact of the blow sent Welker some 10-15 feet.

Welker, actually recorderd her first career double-double the night before,  and is said to be recovering and says she has a concussion and overall body soreness, but no broken bones.

Mark Jackson was charged with failure to yield.