Man Hits Pedestrian, 3 Cars In Baltimore

BALTIMORE (AP/WJZ) — Baltimore police say a driver hit a pedestrian, a police car and two parked cars before he was arrested.

At around 10:40 p.m. Wednesday, a 45-year-old man was struck by a car at the intersection of W. Lafayette Avenue and N. Bentalou Street. The car left the scene a short time later, struck an unmarked police car in the 1300-block of N. Bentalou Street. The suspect then drove southbound on Bentalou Street and struck two parked cars and a utility pole.  The driver of the car attempted to run from the scene but was taken into custody by officers.

Police say the 45-year-old male pedestrian suffered severe injuries after he was struck.

A police officer suffered minor injuries to his leg after his unmarked car was hit.

(Copyright 2013 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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