Vehicle Crashes in Central Lubbock Apartment Building Late Sunday Evening

LUBBOK. TX - A suspect remains on the loose after crashing his vehicle into a Central Lubbock apartment building late Sunday evening.

The incident occured in the 4700 block of Albany Avenue around 10:30 p.m.

According to Lubbock Police, an officer was making a traffic stop in the 5100 block of 50th Street on a pickup truck without a working tail light.

Authorities said there were four people inside the truck.

The driver pulled over but then told the officer he didn't have any identification when asked for it by the officer.

The officer then asked the driver to step out of the vehicle.

Police said the driver then put the vehicle in driver and sped away.

A short time later, dispatch received a call that the pickup truck had crashed into the Albany Ridge Apartments, and the driver ran from the scene on foot. 

Two of the three passengers had minor injuries and were taken by ambulance to the hospital.

At this time, the suspect has not been located.

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