Police pursuit ends in crash on I-170 near the airport - KMOV.com

Police pursuit ends in crash on I-170 near the airport

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By Daniel Fredman By Daniel Fredman
By Daniel Fredman By Daniel Fredman

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- A police pursuit involving officers with the St. Ann Police Department ended in a crash Friday afternoon.

St. Ann Police Chief Aaron Jiminez said officers attempted to stop a vehicle for speeding, but instead of pulling over, the car sped up.  The fleeing vehicle then allegedly struck two other cars, before hitting two patrol cars. Officers continued chasing the vehicle, which was driven by an adult male and occupied by a pregnant woman, Jiminez said.

Raw Video: Moments after police chase ends in crash

The vehicle crashed after 3:00 p.m. at I-170 and Airport Road in North County.  The two suspects were then taken into custody. The female passenger was checked out by paramedics.

There were no serious injuries reported to any of the officers involved. 

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