Fleeing Suspect Crashes into CHP Car

Fleeing Suspect Crashes into CHP Car

KMIR

PALM SPRINGS, Ca.

A stolen vehicle suspect who attempted to get away from officers crashed into a California Highway Patrol car on Wednesday afternoon in Palm Springs.

The CHP officer, along with other law enforcement agencies, tried to stop the suspect near Ramon Road and Oleander Road when the collision occurred.

In an attempt to escape, the suspect fled on foot and then on a bicycle. As the suspect attempted to get away, the suspect veered left directly into the side of a CHP vehicle.

The suspect suffered minor injuries and was treated at the scene before being transported to Desert Regional Medical Center.

The CHP officer involved in the collision was uninjured.