3 Hurt In Crash Following Daly City Police Chase

DALY CITY (CBS SF) – Several people were injured after a man trying to evade police caused a three-car collision in Daly City on Monday afternoon, police said.

Officers attempted to stop a 21-year-old San Francisco man who was driving a reportedly stolen Acura near 87th Street at around 4:30 p.m.

The man did not yield to the officers and collided with a woman driving a Saturn near Pacific Plaza on Junipero Serra Boulevard, according to police.

The force of impact caused the Saturn to crash into a police car and strike a fire hydrant. All three drivers were taken to a hospital for injuries. The extent of injuries was not immediately known.

The suspect is facing charges of auto theft, evading police, and reckless driving, police said.

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