[UPDATE 10:13 a.m.] Suspect Vehicle Crashed Into EPD Vehicle During Pursuit; B Street Blocked Near Buhne
The suspect is on a stretcher following a crash on B Street this morning. [All photos by Stormy Taylor]
At approximately 9:20 a.m., during a pursuit by law enforcement through Eureka, an EPD vehicle were struck by the suspect’s vehicle, according to traffic over the scanner.
B Street is blocked between Buhne and Long.
UPDATE 10:13 a.m.: According to a witness, the suspect’s vehicle hit a Prius and pulled into a driveway. The EPD officer pulled in behind him, jumped out and yelled, “Stop or I’ll shoot.”
The witness said that the suspect reversed his vehicle several times and hit the law enforcement vehicle. The officer, according to the witness, pulled out his baton and struck the suspect’s window. He then opened the door, said the witness, and yanked out the suspect.