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MILL CREEK, Wash. -- A Mill Creek police officer and a fleeing driver were injured in a collision about 1 a.m. Friday in a Snohomish County intersection.

The chase began in Mountlake Terrace and multiple police agencies were involved.

The Washington State Patrol said the Mill Creek officer was driving through an intersection in North Creek with emergency lights on. The suspect s Jeep Cherokee hit the officer s car. The Cherokee was launched into the air and came to a rest on its side then caught fire.

The suspect and officer were both taken to a hospital.

WSP is investigating.

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