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Four Holyoke police cruisers damaged in Friday night crash

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Friday night a man in a car attempted to flee from police, and in the process he struck four police cruisers.

Lt. Larry Cournoyer of the Holyoke Police Department told CBS 3 that three cars suffered minor damages and remained operational.  One had to be towed from the scene.

The chase started downtown and ended on Homestead Avenue near Holyoke Community College.

Cournoyer said the suspect arrested was Adam Torres, 31, of Holyoke.

Torres was charged with three counts of leaving the scene with property damage, three counts of assault and battery, failure to stop for a police officer, driving on a suspended license and numerous other charges.

One officer was slightly injured during the incident.

Cournoyer said that officer was treated at a hospital and immediately released.

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