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Video shows Marshfield man arrested after crashing into police car

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MARSHFIELD, Wis. (WAOW) -

UPDATE: The Marshfield Police Department posted video of a hit-and-run incident on its Facebook page Wednesday.

In it, you can see the tense moments a 51-year-old man crashed into a squad car, drove away and was finally taken into custody. 

Police are recommending charges of fleeing an officer, recklessly endangering safety, resisting an officer, OWI and hit-and-run. 

See video below. 

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A Marshfield man is in custody after police said he crashed his car into a police squad car Tuesday.

Marshfield Police received a call about a distraught 51-year-old man on the 1800 block of E Emerald Street at around 3:20 p.m. Tuesday afternoon, according to the department's Facebook page.

The man was in a car when officers approached him. Police said he backed his car into a squad car and drove off.

Police chased the man for two blocks before he crashed. Officers took the man into custody.

Police are recommending charges of fleeing an officer, recklessly endangering safety, resisting an officer, OWI and hit-and-run. 

Nobody was hurt in the incident.

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