News

3 men arrested in connection to wild crash in south London, Ont.: police

3 men arrested in connection to wild crash in south London, Ont.: police
Canada
London police say 3 men have been arrested in connection to an overnight collision where a pickup truck flipped upside down onto a car parked outside a garage.

Around 2:50 a.m. Friday, a car was involved in a collision in a parking lot near Southdale Road and Dundalk Drive, officials say.

The vehicle fled and area, but police caught up to it in the area of Southdale Road East and Adelaide Street South, according to officials.

While attempting to stop the vehicle, officials say the car reversed into the police cruiser twice, causing minor injuries to two officers inside.

Trending Stories

Damage to the police vehicle is estimated at $4,000.

Police say the vehicle fled once again, and at around 3:05 a.m., police received a report of a collision in the area of Jalna Boulevard and Meg Drive.

Officers confirmed it was the same vehicle from earlier.

Multiple witnesses advised officers that the occupants had fled from the vehicle, just prior to their arrival, police say.

With the help of the K9 unit, 3 men were located nearby and arrested. Their names have not yet been released.

The driver of the vehicle sustained minor injuries, officials say.

Police determined the vehicle was stolen and the estimated damage for all collisions is believed to be around $92,000. This includes roughly $45,000 in damages for the home on Jalna Boulevard.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with further information is asked to call the London Police Service at (519) 661-5670 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
Read more on globalnews.ca
News Topics :
RELATED STORIES :
Canada
A+ Peel Regional Police say a man is in custody after a multi vehicle collision involving a few police cruisers in Brampton on Wednesday morning. Police said they were called to...
Canada
A London man is facing nine charges including impaired driving causing bodily harm after a 93 year old woman was sent to hospital following a hit and run. Officers responded to a...
Canada
Saskatoon police are laying charges against a woman and the driver involving in a pedestrian collision at Idylwyld Drive and 33rd Street. Saskatoon police say they are laying charges...
Canada
A woman was taken to hospital with critical, life threatening injuries following a two vehicle collision southwest of downtown Ottawa, first responders say. Ottawa police said they responded to a 911 call...
Canada
Five people were gunned down and three others were seriously injured during a violent Labour Day weekend in the Greater Toronto Area. The first shooting took place at just before...