The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

December 13, 2012

Update: Man arrested after crash involving stolen car, Johnstown police

Dave Sutor
The Tribune-Democrat

JOHNSTOWN — At least one Johnstown police officer was injured in an accident in the city’s West End following a chase involving a stolen vehicle.

Police said that Kevin Plummer was driving the stolen car.

Cambria 911 said that a vehicle, which was spotted by Dale Borough police, was reported stolen at 10:56 in Richland Township.

Dale police gave chase, with other police vehicles joining in the pursuit. The chase ended at Fairfield Avenue and D Street in the West End, with the stolen car colliding with a police cruiser.

A tweet by the Johnstown Police Department later stated that two officers were injured in the accident. Previous reports said Plummer and an unnamed officer were injured.


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