Police in Joliet arrested two people after a fight that ended with two women being hit by a vehicle. 24-year-old Dontayasia Stephens, of Joliet, is charged with aggravated battery and 29-year-old Michael Price, of Joliet, is charged with aggravated battery to a peace officer.
Police say the fight happened Saturday in a parking lot at bar and restaurant in the 900 block of Gardner Street. Police learned that two women were hit by a vehicle as a result of the fight. Police say Stephens struck and injured one woman, then hit a second with the vehicle in reverse. Stephens is alleged to have fled the scene and was later arrested in the area.
While police were helping one of the victims, Michael Price is accused of refusing commands and hit an officer. He was then arrested. Both victims were taken to a local hospital. One of the victim's injuries are said to be life threatening.