Blue Island Police officers injured in early-morning crash

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BLUE ISLAND, Ill. - Two Blue Island police officers were injured in a crash involving a stolen car Saturday morning.

Around 2 a.m. Saturday at 139th street and Thornton Rd. in the south suburbs,

Police got a call about a carjacking in Calumet Park around 2 a.m. Saturday. A short time later, a car fitting the description was involved in a robbery in Crestwood.

The car took off north on Cicero from 138th St., then crashed into two Blue Island squad cars.

Two people in the other car were cut from the wreckage and taken to the hospital with unknown injuries.

Charges are pending.


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