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Police open fire on Calgary freeway after suspect rams cruisers

Police gunfire erupted after a chase on a busy Calgary road and dents to several cruisers after they were rammed, according to a Calgary radio station.

Police told CHQR that officers confronted a man and a woman in a minivan early Sunday morning after getting word of a stolen vehicle.

The driver fled into oncoming traffic on the Deerfoot Trail and attempts were made to block the vehicle.

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Some cruisers were rammed before an officer fired at the minivan, but no one was hit.

The woman, who was a passenger in the van, had to be cut out of the vehicle before she was taken for treatment of minor injuries.

There was no immediate word on charges.

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