Hayward officer bitten by police dog

March 1, 2008 7:58:36 PM PST
A police officer and a suspect are in the hospital following a chase and then an accident on a freeway in Hayward.

The crash happened on Friday around 10:30 PM, on southbound Interstate 880 near Tennyson Road.

Police say the suspect failed to pull over as ordered.

After the crash, the suspect tried to flee on foot and then both the suspect and the officer were bitten by a police dog.

Each now have injuries, although they are not considered serious.