Police: Driver that caused 6-car crash in Apopka sought

1 taken to Orlando Regional Medical Center in critical condition

Author: Troy Blevins, Online Editor, Producer
Published On: Jan 31 2014 09:51:07 PM EST   Updated On: Feb 01 2014 12:21:07 AM EST
6-car crash in Apopka
APOPKA, Fla. -

Police are on the lookout for a driver that caused a six-car crash in Apopka, with one person taken to the hospital in critical condition.

Apopka police said a car was stopped Friday night near the intersection of State Road 436 and Piedmont-Wekiva Road.

The car then sped away, possibly during a pursuit, according to police, causing a crash involving six cars.

6-car crash in Apopka

The driver of the suspect vehicle then got out of the vehicle and ran on foot from the scene.

Police said the search for the driver remains ongoing.

One person was taken to Orlando Regional Medical Center in critical condition.

No other details were provided.

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