Pedestrian hit during police pursuit in Seattle

SEATTLE -- A pedestrian was hit and injured by the driver of a stolen vehicle during a police pursuit Wednesday morning in downtown Seattle.

Seattle police say officers tried to pull over a stolen car around 6 a.m. but the driver fled, eventually clipping a pedestrian. The driver jumped out of the car near Olive Way and Boren Avenue.

Authorities said the pedestrian was taken to the hospital and was expected to be okay.

Police were continuing to search for the suspect of the stolen vehicle.

No further details were immediately released.