January 22, 2021

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Police calls

A driver in Phoenix was taken into custody after crashing a stolen vehicle into two patrol cars, then fleeing the scene, officials said.

On Wednesday night, troopers attempted to stop a car that was reported stolen in the area of Interstate 17 and Cactus Road.

According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, the driver crashed the stolen vehicle into two patrol cars in an attempt to flee the area. One of the cars was damaged.

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The driver fled westbound on Cactus Road and crashed the vehicle into another vehicle in the intersection of 51st Avenue, according to DPS.

At least seven DPS or local law enforcement vehicles surrounded the scene.

DPS took the driver into custody.

No further information was immediately available.

Reach breaking news reporter Katelyn Keenehan at [email protected] or follow her on Twitter @KatelynKeenehan.

This article originally appeared on Arizona Republic: Driver detained on suspicion of crashing stolen vehicle into 3 cars in Phoenix

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