MPD vehicle collides with SUV after catching robbery suspects - Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

MPD vehicle collides with SUV after catching robbery suspects

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(WMC-TV) - A Memphis police vehicle collided with an SUV early Monday morning. No one was hurt, but both vehicles sustained a lot of damage.

This happened at the intersection of Lamar Avenue and Semmes Street around midnight.

Action News 5 talked to an employee at a nearby gas station who says he saw the whole thing.

"Officer had his equipment and everything on. They pulled out in front of him, didn't have no choice but to run into him. It was a loud boom!" said Joe Young.

Investigators say the officer had just caught some robbery suspects when the crash happened.

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