Police chase ends in 3-car crash in Newark

A police cruiser was among three vehicles damaged after a pursuit ended in a crash in Newark this morning.East Orange police were chasing a driver

NEWARK - A police cruiser was among three vehicles damaged after a pursuit ended in a crash in Newark this morning.

East Orange police were chasing a driver in a vehicle they believed to have been stolen in a carjacking in Elizabeth.

The pursuit ended on the 200 block of South 6th Street.

Authorities say the officer involved in the crash, a 20-year veteran, was taken to University Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police arrested a juvenile suspect following the crash.

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