(THUNDER BAY, ON) – A truck has smashed into a building in the city’s south end late this afternoon.
Thunder Bay Police Service responded to the situation.
We are not certain if any injuries were sustained during the incident.
Adduno’s Sheet Metal shop did however incur some significant damage to the area of the building.
Sources tell us that the truck was being pursued by police officers when it crashed into the building. The culprit(s) are then alleged to have attempted to flee the scene of the accident by running on foot, but Thunder Bay Police Service officers quickly apprehended the suspect(s).
It was overheard that the officers scolded the suspect(s) for putting others lives in danger. A female is said to be in custody.
Forensics and a traffic unit were seen on location. Police are continuing their investigation into the situation.
People are advised to avoid the area for the time being.