MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Two teenagers and an adult have been charged after being accused of crashing into a woman and a child while attempting to flee police.
Memphis Police say the crash happened at around 1 p.m. Friday afternoon in North Memphis.
According to police, officers in the area of Thomas Street and Whitney Avenue were trying to stop a vehicle that had been carjacked at gunpoint Friday morning.
Police say three suspects, ages 15, 17, and 23, reportedly fled from police and crashed into another vehicle at Jackson Avenue and Cypress Drive.
Police say a woman went to Regional One in critical condition. A child went to Le Bonheur in critical condition.
Memphis Police say three suspects were taken into custody after a foot chase.
The 17-year-old driver faces a list of charges including attempted first-degree murder, aggravated robbery, reckless driving, and evading arrest.
The 15-year-old suspect was charged with attempted first-degree murder, aggravated robbery, carjacking, and employment of a firearm during the commission of a dangerous felony.
Martino Davidson, 23, has been charged with theft of property $10,000-$60,000.
Police say the suspects were also injured in the crash. Davidson went to Regional One, while the two teens went to Le Bonheur.