Four-vehicle crash after car flees traffic stop

December 09, 2018 01:53 PM

COLONIE-- Five people are injured after a four vehicle crash. 

The accident shut down a section of Central Avenue near Dunning Avenue. 

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Police tell us they had a car pulled over at Central and New Karner Before the driver took off at a high rate of speed without headlights on going westbound on Central Avenue. 

Police say he then crashed into two other cards and sideswiped a CDTA bus before fleeing the scene, along with his passenger. 

One of the men in the suspect vehicle was located nearby with the help of Police K-9. He was being interviewed by police and hospitalized with non life threatening injuries. 


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