Police: Suspect crashes stolen EMS vehicle into parked cars

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FOX 46 Charlotte

No serious injuries were reported after authorities said a suspect crashed a stolen EMS vehicle into multiple cars Monday morning in southeast Charlotte. 

Officers were called to 5700 block of Executive Center Drive around 11:20 a.m. The five-car wreck happened just after 12 p.m. in a parking lot. 

According to Medic, crews responded to the area Monday in response to a medical call and were treating a patient on scene in the back of the EMS vehicle when a person approached the vehicle and got inside. 

Medic said the crew was able to get out of the EMS vehicle with the patient before the suspect took off in the stolen truck, traveling briefly across the parking lot, before crashing into some parked cars. 

The suspect was taken into custody at the scene. No word yet on charges.