4 injured in police chase involving armed robbery suspects

4 cars involved in crash at NW 17th Ave., 68th Street


MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – Four people were injured when a police chase ended in a crash in northwest Miami-Dade County Monday afternoon.

According to police, an officer attempted to stop an older-model green Toyota Corolla that matched the description of a car that was used in several armed robberies.

Police said the driver refused to stop, which resulted in a crash involving four cars at Northwest 17th Avenue and 68th Street.

Both suspects were immediately taken into custody.

Police said one of the suspects was arrested and taken to a hospital in critical condition. Three other victims were also taken to the hospital for medical evaluation.

Police said a firearm was recovered in the suspects' car.

No other details were immediately released.

Follow Local 10 News on Twitter @WPLGLocal10

About the Author: