Franklin Co. Sheriff’s office responds to report of Highway Patrol trooper in trouble on I-270

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office says a number of first responders are on the scene with an Ohio State Highway Patrol trooper who needs assistance on I-270 and West Broad, in west Columbus.

According to the Sheriff’s office, a highway patrol trooper used a Taser to subdue a suspect on the freeway.

Franklin County Sheriff Dallas Baldwin reminded people to move over for emergency vehicles with their lights and sirens on.

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