Driver shot as vehicle rams police cars during chase - WNEM TV 5

Driver shot as vehicle rams police cars during chase

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CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) -

Police have shot and wounded a 26-year-old motorist who they say refused to stop his Ford Mustang and rammed patrol cars to get away.

Officers initially tried to the pull the man over about 4 a.m. Wednesday in Fraser, north of Detroit.

The driver continued into neighboring Clinton Township where he was boxed in by patrol cars. A Fraser officer shot the man as the patrol cars were being rammed.

He was being treated at a hospital.

Three Fraser officers have been placed on administrative leave. Clinton Township police are investigating the shooting.

Video from police dashboard cameras will be reviewed.

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