Independence police began the pursuit about 10:30 a.m. Tuesday near Missouri 291 and Truman Road. After the truck merged onto westbound Interstate 70, police deployed a device that flattened two of its tires. The truck swerved at officers but they escaped injury, police said. A short while later, the truck rammed a police car. The officer was not hurt.
Independence police began the pursuit about 10:30 a.m. Tuesday near Missouri 291 and Truman Road. After the truck merged onto westbound Interstate 70, police deployed a device that flattened two of its tires. The truck swerved at officers but they escaped injury, police said. A short while later, the truck rammed a police car. The officer was not hurt. File photo by Fernando Salazar The Wichita Eagle
Independence police began the pursuit about 10:30 a.m. Tuesday near Missouri 291 and Truman Road. After the truck merged onto westbound Interstate 70, police deployed a device that flattened two of its tires. The truck swerved at officers but they escaped injury, police said. A short while later, the truck rammed a police car. The officer was not hurt. File photo by Fernando Salazar The Wichita Eagle