Oakland- Oakland Police Officer Injured After A Fleeing Armed Suspect Driver Crashed Into The Officer’s SUV
An Oakland police officer was injured after a fleeing armed suspect driver crashed into the officer’s SUV as the officer investigated an unrelated incident on Tuesday, July 9, 2019. The incident reportedly started around 8:46 pm in the 700 block of 98th Avenue. Officers were dispatched to investigate a car crash into Grace Baptist Church at 705 98th Avenue. While an officer was setting up traffic control near the church crash scene, a driver was involved in a hit-and-run of another vehicle several blocks away. As the driver sped away from the scene, he crashed his car into the officer’s SUV. The driver suspect was taken into custody. He was identified as a 40-year old man from Hayward. Police found a loaded, stolen gun in the said driver’s vehicle.
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