Peoria Squad Cars Collide During Chase

Two Peoria police cars sideswipe each other during a chase.

It happened around 8:00 p.m. Friday after officers were called to the 2900 block of NE Madison on a report of a man with a handgun.

Police saw a man matching a description and started a chase when the police cars collided in the 300 block of Alexander. One of the cars involved hit a building at 2917 NE Adams.

The officers driving the police cars were treated and released. There were no other injuries.

The man got away.

Anyone with information is urged to call Peoria Police or Crimestoppers.

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