Watch the moment a Gosport policeman dramatically falls off his bike during apparent chase

A POLICE officer took an unfortunate fall when he came off his bike earlier todaynote-0.

Wednesday, 23rd October 2019, 7:19 pm
Updated Thursday, 24th October 2019, 10:48 am

Footage captured on a dashcam shows two police officers on bikes, seemingly in pursuit of a suspect in Gosport.

As the individual cycles into a car park up the A32 towards Weevil Lane, the leading policeman appears to stop sharply, causing him to flip over the top of the handlebars.

A member of the public stops to help him as he motions the other officer to continue the chase.

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The incident took place along the A32 in Gosport this morning. Picture: Supplied

Gosport Police have said on Twitter that the officer is recovering.

They tweeted: ‘We are pleased to report that the officer in question is okay, has been checked over at hospital and has only minor injuries.

‘Thank you for all the messages of support.’