2 KCPD officers hospitalized after parked patrol car hit

Posted Nov 29, 2019 11:14 PM

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Police Department says two of its officers suffered minor injuries after their parked patrol car was rear-ended by a speeding motorist.


The crash happened about 2:45 a.m. while officers were attempting to have an abandoned vehicle towed.


The motorist jumped out of the wrecked car and ran. He was arrested after a brief foot chase. Both officers were taken to a hospital.

The suspect was also treated at a hospital for minor injuries.