STOWE TOWNSHIP, Pa. – A police cruiser was badly damaged Sunday afternoon when it was involved in a crash during a pursuit in Stowe Township, authorities said.
The incident was reported shortly after noon in the area of Dohrman Street and Broadway Avenue. Officials said a vehicle believed to have been stolen was being chased at the time of the crash.
Video shared with Channel 11 News shows a group of children standing on a sidewalk and nearly being struck by the cruiser after it was struck.
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A Stowe Township police officer who was driving the cruiser was taken to a hospital with minor injuries, officials said.
Further information was not immediately available.
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