Police say an attempted murder investigation has been opened after a solo bike officer was nearly run over by a driver in a stolen car.
The incident happened around 1 a.m. Saturday. It started on the H-1 Freeway Westbound by Liliha St. and ended near the Moanalua Off-ramp.
The officer initially stopped the car for speeding, but after pulling over, the driver fled, authorities said.
The driver nearly hit the officer with his car when he tried to get away, after the officer initiated active pursuit, police said. There was also an unknown passenger in the vehicle.