Police chase of stolen car ends in crash in Astoria

May 25, 2010 4:22:39 AM PDT
A stolen Mercedes Benz being chased by police crashed into two other vehicles in the Astoria section of Queens. The suspects lost control at the intersection of 31st Street and 36th Avenue just after 11:30 p.m. Monday.

The stolen car first crashed into a livery car and then a yellow taxi cab.

The drivers of both the taxi cab and livery car were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Two of the occupants of the Mercedes Benz were taken into custody. One was injured.

A third person fled the scene.