A man driving a stolen 3-ton delivery truck eluded police on Monday morning after a wild chase in which he crashed into five patrol cars, police said Tuesday. According to police, the truck was stolen from the parking lot of a Seven-Eleven convenience store in Katsushika, Funabashi City in Chiba Prefecture, around 2 a.m.
A witness reported the theft to police and a chase ensued through surrounding areas such as Ichikawa City. The truck crashed into five police vehicles in the process. After about an hour, the man abandoned the truck and fled on foot. Police said he was about 50, and was wearing a faded brown cap and white T-shirt.© News reports