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4 hurt in St. Paul when vehicle struck by man fleeing police

4 hurt in St. Paul when vehicle struck by man fleeing police Photo: KSTP

Updated: December 26, 2019 09:44 AM

Authorities say four people are hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries after their vehicle was struck by a man who was fleeing St. Paul police after allegedly firing shots into a bar. 

According to St. Paul police, the 26-year-old suspect is accused of shooting at the front door of Shadey's Bar about 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. 

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Officers pursued the vehicle but lost sight of it before it crashed south of the St. Paul downtown airport. 

Police said the suspect is a convicted felon and a handgun was recovered at the crash site. No one at the bar was injured.

The Minnesota State Patrol is continuing to investigate the crash.

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