It was reported that an SUV driven by alleged thieves crashed into two vehicles while attempting to run away from the robbery scene.
According to the Louisville Metro Police report, 3 armed thieves robbed a store in Forest Hills along Bunsen Way. “We were called for help by a witness at the scene of the robbery”, police spokesman said.
“The thieves fled the store when they took note of police vehicle approaching and quickly drove off,” a witness of the robbery said.
The police sighted the robbers’ Toyota Highlander SUV fleeing and chased after them. While approaching the Envoy Cir intersection the SUV sideswiped a minivan and then crashed into an oncoming car.
According to the police report, the driver and the 2 passengers of the car sustained injuries. The details of the injuries were not disclosed. They may have had neck, back, arm, hip and/or leg injuries. The driver of the minivan was reportedly not injured. The robbers sustained substantial injuries. Details not known.
Emergency crews arrived early and transported the victims and the severely injured robbers to a nearby hospital.
Dr. Brian Elias, from The Accident and Injury Team, comments on this crash. “This is a most unusual accident here in Louisville. It compounds the accident and the charges that the presumed driver to the “getaway” car caused this accident. If you are unsure of what to do when you’ve been involved in an accident, please give our team a call. We can treat your injuries and also, if you wish, refer you to a very competent attorney in case you have a legal claim. Since we are NOT an attorney referral service, we have no interest in your legal claim beyond trying to help you obtain the best attorney to help you.”
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