Man Injured After Car Chased by Police Smashes into Parked Van, NYPD Says
BROOKLYN — Two men were arrested Sunday night after they crashed into a parked van on Myrtle Avenue, injuring a man inside, an NYPD spokesman said.
Police first encountered one of the men hitting a parked car with a baseball bat near Throop and Myrtle avenues about 10:15 p.m., the spokesman said.
He hopped into a waiting car which sped away with police on its tail, the NYPD said.
The car slammed into a parked van near Tompkins and Myrtle avenues, flipping it over, police said.
The two men in the car were apprehended there and were still awaiting charges Monday morning, police said.