KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A driver trying to avoid police crashed into a patrol car Tuesday.
It happened around 11:15 a.m. at the Conoco Station at 11th and Hardesty.
Police said officers noticed a stolen vehicle, tried to stop it, but the driver refused and intentionally crashed into the police car before taking off.
An officer and a citizen on a ride along were inside the patrol car at the time of the crash. Neither were seriously injured.
Police are calling the crash an aggravated assault on a law enforcement officer and citizen.
The chase finally ended at 43rd and Wayne. Officers arrested the suspect at a home along Highland.