Carjacking, police chase leads to crash; five injuried

January 2, 2008 8:28:53 PM PST
A carjacking and police chase result in three-car collision.

The accident occurred near the intersection of Rock Quarry Road and Ruby Street.

Five people are at Wake Med hospital including a sheriff's deputy. The status of the injuries is unavailable at this time.

The incident began with a report of a carjacking in Knightdale which lead to a police chase.

A deputy attempted to block the intersection involving the carjacking.

A Wake County Sheriff's vehicle and two other automobiles were involved in the collision.

Two suspects are in custody, a manhunt is underway for a third suspect.

Knightdale officers are investigating the carjacking; Highway Patrol is investigating the accident and Wake County officials is investigating the police chase.

Chopper 11 is on the scene. Stay with Eyewitness News for updates.


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