Driver, passenger flee after vehicle crash into building, police say

Crash occurred around 11:20 p.m. near North Alamo Street, 9th Street

San Antonio police are searching for two people following a vehicle crash into a building just north of downtown late Wednesday night.
San Antonio police are searching for two people following a vehicle crash into a building just north of downtown late Wednesday night.

SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio police are searching for two people following a vehicle crash into a building just north of downtown late Wednesday night.

The crash occurred around 11:20 p.m. at an intersection near North Alamo Street and 9th Street, not far from Brooklyn Avenue and Interstate 37.

According to police, the driver of a Ford F-150 ran a stop sign and collided with a silver Nissan at an intersection and then went through a utility pole and into a building.

Police said the male driver and female passenger of the pickup truck fled on foot after the crash. They have not yet been found.

The driver of the Nissan was not injured in the incident.

Authorities said CPS Energy was called to make repairs to the utility pole overnight.

The San Antonio Police Department, the San Antonio Fire Department and EMS all were on scene.

The investigation and search for the truck’s occupants are ongoing, police said.


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