Northern Ireland

PSNI officers injured during car chase in west Belfast

Four police officers have been injured after a car believed to have been stolen crashed into two police vehicles in west Belfast.

Police noticed a car believed to have been stolen in Caffrey Avenue around midnight. The car collided with police car before heading off towards the Glen Road.

It hit another police car when it reached the Whiterock Road.

A man, aged 19, and a youth, aged 16, were arrested in the area.

They were arrested by officers on foot who were assisted by a police helicopter.

They are being questioned on suspicion of burglary and a number of motoring offences.

Police said they had received a report shortly after 22:00 GMT on Friday of a car matching the description of the one used in the incident as being stolen during a creeper burglary in Bladen Drive in south Belfast.