Police chase ends in crash with MTA bus and 8 injuries in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn: sources

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated.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.

CLINTON HILL, Brooklyn — A car being pursued by cops crashed into an MTA bus and two other cars, sources say.

Just before 4 p.m. on Saturday, plainclothes police officers initiated a car stop in the Clinton Hill neighborhood of Brooklyn. The car reportedly did not stop for the cops and took off. The driver drove through a red light, according to police.

The car hit an MTA bus and two other cars before striking plastic cones on the median.

Officials say that eight people were injured, including the driver of the car and the bus. The injured are being treated at a Brooklyn hospital.

Police have one person in custody with the charges pending. Officers are still searching for one suspect.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.