Man on work release crashes Phila. police vehicle

August 10, 2010 12:35:38 PM PDT
A number of injuries are reported after a man on work release stole an unmarked Philadelphia police vehicle then crashed it a short time later.

The vehicle, a Ford Taurus, was reportedly stolen around 10:30 a.m. from a city garage in the area of Front St. and Hunting Park Ave.

The suspect crashed the vehicle in the area of 5th St. and Hunting Park Ave.

In all three people were taken to area hospitals.

None of the injuries are said to be life-threatening.