Driver crashes into building after fleeing from police - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Driver crashes into building after fleeing from police

The crash happened shortly before 2 p.m. Thursday. (Source: WOIO) The crash happened shortly before 2 p.m. Thursday. (Source: WOIO)
After hitting at least two vehicles, the SUV crashed into a building at Ansel and Superior. (Source: WOIO) After hitting at least two vehicles, the SUV crashed into a building at Ansel and Superior. (Source: WOIO)
Cleveland Police say they found cash and drugs inside the SUV that fled. (Source: WOIO) Cleveland Police say they found cash and drugs inside the SUV that fled. (Source: WOIO)
EMS says two people were hospitalized in stable condition. (Source: WOIO) EMS says two people were hospitalized in stable condition. (Source: WOIO)
CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO/CBS) -

Shortly before 2 p.m. Thursday, a traffic stop took a dangerous turn on Cleveland's east side.

Lt. Ali Pillow with Cleveland Police says officers tried to stop an SUV, but the driver fled. He then hit two other vehicles before crashing into a building at Ansel Road and Superior Avenue.

When police caught up to the vehicle, they found a considerable amount of cash and drugs inside.

Police have closed roads in the area while crews investigate and clean up the scene.

According to EMS, two people were transported to MetroHealth Medical Center in stable condition.

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