Driver Leads Police on Wild Chase in SW Philly

Philadelphia Police are searching for the driver after he crashed into another vehicle and took off running

By Lauren DiSanto
|  Tuesday, Jan 29, 2013  |  Updated 1:27 PM EDT
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The driver, who led police on a high speed chase overnight, remains on the loose. Police say the driver crashed into several parked cars, and then slammed into another car with two people inside. NBC10's Claudia Rivero reports from the scene.

NBC10 Philadelphia - Claudia Rivero

The driver, who led police on a high speed chase overnight, remains on the loose. Police say the driver crashed into several parked cars, and then slammed into another car with two people inside. NBC10's Claudia Rivero reports from the scene.

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A driver leads officers on a wild chase overnight, slamming into several cars before crashing in Southwest Philadelphia.

Police were attempting to pull over the driver for speeding just before midnight on Monday, but he took off.

Authorities say the man and his passenger crashed into two parked cars, and then hit a car with two people inside at the intersection of 46th and Springfield Avenue.

The female victim inside that car suffered minor injuries, and the male victim was rushed to the hospital, where he underwent surgery.

Police say the driver took off running after the crash. Authorities are working to track him down.

His passenger was arrested on the scene. 

 


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