SUV crashes into Parkville business

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PARKVILLE, Mo. -- An SUV crashed into a Parkville business early Friday morning.

Riverside police say they were dispatched to the Argosy Casino Hotel regarding a physical disturbance between and male and female around 1:03 a.m.

While officers were en route, they were informed that the male had assaulted the female and they left the area in a vehicle. Riverside officers located the vehicle in the area and attempted to stop it. The vehicle fled the area on MO 9 Highway.

According to police, the vehicle’s speeds increased and because of its dangerous actions, officers discontinued the pursuit.

Police say the vehicle eventually crashed into Finders Keepers near MO 9 and Main Street in Parkville.  The driver was arrested and is being investigated.

The victim had non-life threatening injuries and was released from an area hospital.

A look at the damage (image courtesy of FOX 4 viewer).

A look at the damage (image courtesy of FOX 4 viewer).