Suspected Thieves Injured After Crashing Into Tulsa Police Car

Wednesday, January 21st 2015, 6:01 pm
By: News On 6

At least two people were hurt after a north Tulsa police chase ended with the criminals crashing into a squad car.

Police said Lance Bell and his passenger had been stealing from the Gateway Market and were trying to get away.

They said Bell drove the wrong way on Peoria, not far from Booker T. Washington High School, when he smashed into a police cruiser.

Bell and the passenger were loaded onto stretchers.

According to police the injuries were minor and Bell is now in jail.

The officer in the cruiser was taken to the hospital to be checked out, but police said he appears to be okay.