( CNN) The 21 -year-old Georgia college student visualized on cell phone video being thumped by two Georgia police officer says he thought he was going to die during the traffic stop on April 12.

Demetrius Hollins was pulled over on a busy suburban Atlanta road by Gwinnett County Police Sgt. Michael Bongiovanni for not having a license plate, according to the police report.

Hollins said here license plate was in the rear window.