Suspect driving stolen car plows into Durham patrol vehicle, police say

Durham County News

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) – Durham police are investigating a shooting and possible carjacking that happened near Angier Avenue & Dale Street on Tuesday.

A spokesperson with the Durham Police Department told CBS 17 officers responded to the intersection about 1 p.m.

Police said a person was shot and was taken to the hospital for treatment for serious injuries.

Authorities spotted the stolen vehicle and attempted to stop it. That’s when the suspect crashed into a patrol car near the intersection of Geer Street and North Alston Avenue.

Police said it does not appear the officer or the suspect suffered injuries in the collision.

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