Dashcam video shows police chase, crash on Gratiot Avenue in Mount Clemens

Published On: May 02 2014 05:04:00 PM EDT   Updated On: May 05 2014 07:20:20 PM EDT

A Sheriff's vehicle's dashcam captured the chase and part of the crash.


A Macomb County Sheriff's vehicle was involved in a chase Friday evening which ended in a crash on Gratiot Avenue just south of Henry Joy Road in Mount Clemens.

The deputy in the vehicle suffered minor injuries, as did a man and woman in the other vehicle.

Dashcam video from another Sheriff's vehicle shows the collision. The chase started about four minutes earlier when the deputy tried to pull the vehicle over. After stopping for a moment, the driver sped off and the deputy followed in pursuit.

At one point, the suspect's vehicle struck a stop sign, ripping off its front bumper. That did not stop them from continuing to flee.

A second Sheriff's collided with the suspect's vehicle.

Southbound traffic was blocked on Gratiot Avenue.


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