Published: Oct 12, 2010 5:52 PM EDT
Updated: Oct 12, 2010 2:52 PM EDT

CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) - Authorities in Clearwater are investigating an officer involved shooting.

Clearwater police responded to a burglary in progress early Tuesday. The officers arrived as the suspects were attempting to steal motorbikes and flee in a pickup truck.

When officers attempted to stop the burglary, investigators say the suspects tried to ram into a police car.

At least one of the suspects was shot and sustained life threatening injuries. Police say a second suspect is also being hospitalized with injuries, but it is unknown if they are related to the shooting.

No further information was immediately available.