Man crashes into gate of West Side police station after he thought was being chased by another car: CPD

A man crashed into the gate of a police station Tuesday night while fleeing another driver who he thought was chasing him in Lawndale on the West Side.

The man, 35, was driving south on Homan about 11:50 p.m. when he noticed a gray sedan behind him, Chicago police said.

He lost control of his car while fleeing and jumped a curb and hit the parking lot gate of a police station on Ogden near Christiana police said.

No injuries or arrests were reported.

The accident happened in the 10th police district, where overall crime is up 15% from last year. Motor vehicle theft is up 21%, while overall theft is up 71% in the district, according to police data.

(Source: Sun-Times Media Wire & Chicago Sun-Times 2022. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)

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