Suspect eluding police tries to ram State Patrol vehicle in Yakima, police say

Yakima police are looking for a driver who almost rammed a Washington State Patrol trooper's vehicle during an early Tuesday morning car chase.The ...

November 16, 2022
1:32 AM

Yakima police are looking for a driver who almost rammed a Washington State Patrol trooper's vehicle during an early Tuesday morning car chase.The incident began around 1:40 a.m. in the area of South Fair Avenue and East Yakima Avenue when a Yakima police officer tried to stop a driver for reckless driving. The driver did not stop and drove off, YPD spokesperson Yvette Inzunza said.While the YPD officer broke off the pursuit and observed from a distance, the suspect's vehicle tried to ram a State Patrol trooper's vehicle near East Race Street, Trooper Chris Thorson said.

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