Kansas City police on Friday morning arrested a motorist who ran into a wooded area after his vehicle hit another vehicle near 22nd Street and the Paseo.
A K-9 officer arrested the man about 10:30 a.m.
The incident started when an officer briefly pursued a vehicle about 8:30 a.m. after the driver refused to pull over after a traffic violation. The driver’s vehicle crashed into another vehicle. The driver jumped out and ran into nearby woods.
The wreck injured the driver of the second vehicle. Her condition was not available.
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Additional officers responded to assist in the search.