Struthers man injured running from Campbell cops

CAMPBELL — A man was injured when he fell over an embankment while running from police, a police report says.

Gerald A. Ferguson, 39, of Oakview Avenue in Struthers ran during a traffic stop 10 p.m. Wednesday at Robinson Road and Chambers Street, the report said.

An officer had stopped him for a stop-sign violation, the report said.

Ferguson fell at Robinson and Blackburn, according to the report.

He was taken to the station, then transported to St. Elizabeth Health Center after complaining of pain in his ribs.

Ferguson faces charges of driving under suspension, obstructing official business, resisting arrest and the stop sign violation.

He was released on a bond of $5,550 and was set for arraignment this morning in municipal court.


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