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Officer 'fighting for his life' after pursuit police said should have stopped
Officer 'fighting for his life' after pursuit police said should have stopped

One Baltimore police officer remained in grave condition Monday after the patrol car he was in slammed into a telephone pole Sunday afternoon after continuing a pursuit his commanding officer had called off. A female officer, who also was in the car, remained in critical but stable condition with broken bones. The crash also involved the driver of a moped police said the officers had pursued, who was also injured and is hospitalized. "One officer at this moment is fighting for his life at [Maryland] Shock Trauma [Center]," Baltimore police Deputy Commissioner Jerry Rodriguez said. The crash occurred about 1 p.m. Sunday in Northwest Baltimore. The incident began after an...

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