UPDATE: NH state trooper struck by car on Everett Turnpike identified
MERRIMACK - A state trooper struck by an unidentified car early Sunday morning has been identified as Trooper Ryan Hickey.
State police said Hickey is hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries.
Police said the trooper was conducting a traffic stop at 2:30 a.m. in the area of Exit 10 on the Everett Turnpike when he was struck by a car travelling southbound. The car also hit the driver's side door of the trooper's cruiser.
The vehicle is believed to be a light-colored 2002-2005 Chevrolet Trailblazer with damage to the passenger side mirror and front passenger window.
Anyone with information is requested to contact the New Hampshire State Police at (603) 223-4381 or (603) 271-1154.