Police truck lands on top of stolen car

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GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga.,None - An officer trying to catch people in a stolen car wound up in a ditch on top of them.

 

Gwinnett County police said the officer approached the suspected car thieves at a gas station on Pleasant Hill Road in Duluth just before 1 a.m. Saturday.

 

The people inside the vehicle tried to drive away, but instead went over an embankment, police said.

 

The car flipped, and during the pursuit, a police truck went over the embankment and landed on top of the car.

 

Police said no one was seriously injured.

 

There was no word on charges.