Published: Saturday, February 18, 2017 @ 2:52 AM
By: Jeremy Wiedle – Breaking News Staff
UPDATE @ 5:08 a.m.
Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers are investigating a crash and reported shooting in Harrison Twp. Saturday morning.
At least three people are in the hospital after a car failed to yield at a four-way stop and crashed into another vehicle at the intersection of West Siebenthaler Avenue and Catalpa Drive.
Initial reports indicate troopers were involved in a pursuit with a car involved in a shooting reported at the United Dairy Farmers on East Siebenthaler Avenue just after 2:30 a.m.
Troopers said they cannot confirm if the two incidents are related and said no shooting victims were found at the scene of the crash.
The driver of a white Chevy Malibu, whom troopers say is at fault, was trapped in the car and taken to the hospital in an unknown condition.
Troopers said two occupants from the other car, a grey Toyota Corolla, were also taken to the hospital with unknown injuries while another person from the car fled after the crash.
An unknown amount of money along with an AK-47 assault rifle were found in the Toyota, according to troopers.
Montgomery County dispatchers are unable to confirm if the shooting and crash are related and said no shooting victims from the original shooting report have been found.
Our crew will continue working to confirm details and gather information from the scene of the crash.
UPDATE @ 3:35 a.m.
At least three people have been taken to the hospital from the scene of a crash on West Siebenthaler Avenue and Catalpa Drive, according to dispatchers.
Initial reports indicate Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers began pursuing a car involved in a shooting on East Siebenthaler Avenue before the car crashed