NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A Port Authority police officer was struck by a fleeing vehicle Saturday at John F. Kennedy International Airport.

The incident happened around 5 p.m. on the arrivals roadway at Terminal 8.

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Sources told CBS2 the unlicensed and unauthorized driver was being questioned by another officer for trying to pick up fares, when he sped off.

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Police said the officer that was hit suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

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Sources said the driver has been arrested multiple times at the airport, most recently last month.