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Driver crashes into motel to avoid attempted robber

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MIDDLETOWN, Pa. (WHTM) - Lower Swatara Township Police are investigating after a man says he ran his car into a motel to avoid an attempted robber.

According to a Lower Swatara Township Detective, a man staying at the Hollywood Motel on Richardson Road in Middletown was in his car outside of his room early Monday morning when someone attempted to rob him. The victim told police he hit the gas to try and get away, driving into the building.

Police say the victim then got out of his car and ran to another nearby motel to call police. He was not injured.

The suspect fled the scene and has not been found.
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