MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Dramatic video footage of a police chase that ended in a shootout has been released.
The incident nearly cost an officer his life.
Police say 30-year-old Phillip Thomas Marsh led them on a high-speed chase across Volusia County after carjacking a woman at gunpoint.
When the vehicle finally came to a stop, Marsh got out and began firing at officers.
Deputies fired back, hitting Marsh several times.
Sergeant Thomas Dane was hit in the crossfire. He was then shielded by a fellow deputy.
Dane remained on his feet and was able to detain the suspect, who later died.
Sergeant Dane is expected to make a full recovery.