CREATED Jun. 7, 2013
Omaha, NE - He stole a truck, crashed it four times and critically injured some people in the process. Action 3 News was on the scene as police hauled him away.
The suspect hit two cars then a Jiffy Lube and a third car before the stolen truck stalled. That wasn't the end of his getaway.
According to witnesses - a man stole a landscaping truck from 34th and Arbor just before 11 this morning. Ten minutes later that stolen truck caused a four car accident and hit a Jiffy Lube at the intersection of Saddle Creek and Leavenworth.
Then the suspect jumped out of the truck and started to run away. Witnesses say two Jiffy Lube employees tackled the man before police arrived.
Tomeka Robison and her passenger witnessed the crashes, "We both were bracing and we thought he was going to hit us and he missed us and hit the car behind us."
Police say four people were taken to hospitals. Two are in critical condition. The driver of the stolen truck declined treatment and is in custody. Police found a gun inside the stolen truck.
One of the victims is fighting for their life. Police will release the suspect's information after they press charges.