Watch: Suspect gets thrown out of police cruiser during crash

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JONESBORO, AR  - A suspect who was trying to escape from the back seat of a police cruiser was thrown out of the car during a crash, and he managed to run from the scene too.

According to KAIT, an officer was injured during the crash when his car flipped while taking 19-year-old Logan Younger to jail.

The officer was trapped inside his car and had to be extricated by firefighters. He was taken to a local hospital for his injuries.

Younger was caught a short time after the crash and has been charged with escape, public intoxication, fleeing on foot and possession.

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One resident even captured video of the suspect running from the scene after the crash.