Police pursuit leads to crash involving Metro bus - KMOV.com

Police pursuit leads to crash involving Metro bus

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Emergency crews are on the scene of an accident involving a Metro bus in south St. Louis Tuesday. (Credit: KMOV) Emergency crews are on the scene of an accident involving a Metro bus in south St. Louis Tuesday. (Credit: KMOV)
A suspect crashed into a Metro bus with five passengers on board. (Credit:KMOV) A suspect crashed into a Metro bus with five passengers on board. (Credit:KMOV)

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) -- Emergency crews are on the scene of an accident involving a Metro bus in south St. Louis Tuesday.

Police said they attempted to stop a passenger vehicle in the 2600 block of Miami, but refused to stop fled north on Nebraska. Officers began pursuing the vehicle but lost sight of the vehicle and later learned the vehicle collided with a bi-state bus.

The vehicle crashed into a Metro bus with five passengers near the intersection of Cherokee Street and Nebraska Street. 

All five passengers were treated for minor injuries. Police said the bus driver was not injured during the crash. 

Police said the suspect ran away from the scene and is now wanted. 

A gun was located at the scene, according to authorities. 

The investigation is ongoing. 

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