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Truck collides with police car as driver flees traffic stop

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By Dan Mueller By Dan Mueller
By Dan Mueller By Dan Mueller
By Dan Mueller By Dan Mueller

(KMOV.com) -- Police are searching for a suspect after a vehicle collided with a squad car during a traffic stop in St. Louis on Friday afternoon.

Authorities say an officer tried to stop a suspicious vehicle near the intersection of Spring and N. Market around 3 p.m.

The vehicle stopped, according to police, but the driver then jumped out and fled on foot. The suspect vehicle rolled backwards into the officer's squad car, causing minor damage.

The officer began chasing the driver, but the suspect eluded capture.

Police described the suspect vehicle as a blue Chevy Z71 pickup truck.

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