NYPD officer run over, pinned by semi truck while directing traffic

A police officer is okay after being run over by a semi truck in New York City on Tuesday morning. 

The incident happened on December 15th at around 10:30 a.m. in front of 25-15 Broadway in Astoria. 

According to QNS News, the officer was on the street directing traffic when they were struck by the rig and pinned underneath. 

First responders say that the officer was conscious and responsive throughout the entire rescue and was not seriously injured in the incident. 

No arrests have been made surrounding the incident and police are still investigating.