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Driver Hits 3 Vehicles While Evading Police in City of Newburgh

By BOB MCCORMICK, Correspondent | May 01, 2021 | NEW YORK

Story No. 050321101

NEWBURGH, NY - On May 1st, a City of Newburgh Police Officer attempted to pull a vehicle over on South William Street. The subject was traveling east on South William Street and struck three vehicles while failing to comply. The subject then fled on Mill Street to Renwick Street before being apprehended. The City of Newburgh FD and Mobile Life ALS were dispatched to the scene. Mobile Life ALS transported two subjects to Montefiore/St. Luke's Hospital. Firefighters checked the vehicles for hazards and assisted with injured parties. City of Newburgh Police investigated the scene. The subject was placed under arrest and transported to City of Newburgh headquarters for processing.

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