HAZELWOOD, Mo. (KMOV)—Four suspects were hospitalized after their vehicle hit a telephone pole while being chased by police in Hazelwood on Tuesday.
Authorities said officers responded to the Knollwood Apartment complex in the 5400 block of Knoll Creek Drive around 2:20 a.m. after receiving a report of tampering.
Upon their arrival, officers spotted four suspects leaving the complex. Police said the suspects’ vehicle then struck the driver’s door of one of the first responding officers and fled the scene.
Police said a Hazelwood police officer gave chase until the suspects’ vehicle slammed into a telephone pole on McDonnell Blvd, just west of Lindbergh.
All four suspects were extracted and rushed to area hospitals in unknown condition.
Police said they were continuing to investigate.