Two police officers were hospitalized after a man stole a D.C. Police car and led officers on a brief chase before crashing into another police car, according to authorities.
D.C. Police say 38-year-old Kenneth F. Davis of D.C. is accused of stealing the car overnight from the 600 block of Pennsylvania Avenue.
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Davis allegedly crashed into two parked cars and led police on a chase for less than a mile before crashing into a police vehicle with two female officers were inside at 3rd and G Street, SE, officials say.
A man is accused of stealing a D.C. Police car and crashing into another police vehicle, injuring two officers.
The officers were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Davis was also hospitalized before being arrested and charged with unauthorized use of a vehicle.
The incident remains under investigation.