Pothole disables law enforcement’s car during police chase

Pothole disables law enforcement's car during police chase
Pothole disables law enforcement's car during police chase(WLBT)
Published: Jan. 22, 2023 at 8:24 PM CST
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JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - A police pursuit of a stolen vehicle resulted in a police car being disabled in Jackson Sunday evening.

According to the press secretary of the Department of Public Safety Bailey Martin, Capitol Police were chasing a stolen vehicle when both cars struck a pothole at the intersection of Superior and Wood Street, disabling the police vehicle.

The subject driving the stolen car was able to escape despite being struck by the police car. Martin says the subject has been identified.

There were no injuries reported.

Capitol Police is actively investigating the incident. If anyone has any information, you are urged to contact Capitol Police at (601) 359-1325.

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