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2 Hurt During Police Chase Involving Stolen School Bus In Brooklyn

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) -- There was a wild police chase involving a school bus in Brooklyn on Thursday.

Police say it all started around 3 p.m. when the suspect jumped into an empty school bus that had been left unattended with the keys in the ignition.

Officers tracked it using the vehicle's GPS.

Social media videos show the suspect crashing into more than a dozen parked cars, trying to evade officers in East New York.

The driver finally crashed at the corner of Jamaica and Sheffield avenues.

The suspect is now in police custody, facing several charges, including reckless endangerment and resisting arrest.

Two people, including one officer, suffered minor injuries.

CBS2's Thalia Perez contributed to this report.

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