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Suspected Car Thief Crashes

Suspected Car Thief Crashes

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(KSL News) A car thief caused some big trouble on Salt Lake's Main Street Friday night.

Authorities say a man with an arrest warrant in Virginia stole a truck.

Suspected Car Thief Crashes
Photo: Scott Jaros

They tried to pull him over, but the man drove off, ran a red light and hit a Porsche at 1700 South Main Street.

Authorities say in the wreckage, a pedestrian was hit. The pedestrian and the driver of the Porsche went to the hospital.

Suspected Car Thief Crashes
Photo: Scott Jaros

Police found a sawed-off shotgun with ammunition in the stolen truck.

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