A police officer responding to a burglary in north Brisbane jumped out of the way of a getaway car before it crashed into the side of a police car.

A police officer responding to a burglary in Brisbane has been forced to jump out of the way of a getaway car to avoid being run over.

Police say the car, a green Mercedes Benz, then slammed into the driver’s door of a police vehicle before driving off.

Police responded to a burglary on Guards Street at Bray Park, in Brisbane’s north, about 3.30am Sunday.

They saw two men at the home and told them to stop.

The pair then jumped into the Mercedes which was last seen at Dayboro, about 20km northwest of Bray Park.

Police say investigations are continuing.