Dash cam showing crash that left officer in critical condition released

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- We're getting an up close look at a police chase crash that nearly killed a Kansas City, Mo. police officer. The crash injured several people and put a police officer in critical condition.

It all started when a man stole a car and fled in it, which started a police chase. The suspect in this is Domanic Grimes. Grimes was in the stolen Pontiac Grand Prix, driving in the wrong direction on a one-way and hit a patrol van in the area.

In the video you can see Grimes running from officers, the patrol van is smoking and overturned. Officer Brad Bailey was inside and suffered from serious brain injuries, but has since recovered.

“Personal opinions aside, I'm alive, I'm here, I'm able to go back to work and spend my days with my family and friends. I can't begin to describe the gratitude and thanks I have for them, and how blessed I am,” said Officer Bailey.

Grimes was sentenced to three years’ probation.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s

3 comments