NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A wild scene was caught on video on the Palisades Parkway in the Hudson Valley.

A Department of Transportation worker was directing traffic near a crash last week.

READ MORE: Candidate Conversations: Jack Ciattarelli

A Department of Transportation worker was struck by a vehicle while directing traffic on the Palisades Parkway in the Hudson Valley in October 2020. (Credit: NYSDOT)

A driver he stopped then suddenly hits the gas, forcing the worker to jump on the hood.

The driver was quickly stopped by an officer down the road.

READ MORE: Liberty Science Center Breaks Ground On $300 Million SciTech Scity Expansion

The worker had minor injuries.

It’s unclear if the driver is facing any charges.

MORE FROM CBS NEW YORK

MORE NEWS: Watch CBS2’s Candidate Conversation With New Jersey Gubernatorial Candidate Jack Ciattarelli

You can get the latest news, sports and weather on our brand new CBS New York app. Download here.