NYPD Officer Hit by a Drone in a Funeral


A couple of NYPD officers performing crowd control duties at a renowned rabbi’s funeral were injured by an illegally flown drone. While one was hit on the head, the other one got his leg injured in Brooklyn, New York. According to the official statement by the department, the officer hit on the leg suffered from a broken ankle while the officer hit on the head suffered minor injuries.

James P. O’Neill, Police Commissioner NYPD said that a drone emerged from the sky out of nowhere and hit a police officer. According to reports by NBC New York, the drone had run out of fuel.

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