Driver leads police on chase, then crashes into house - Fox 28: South Bend, Elkhart IN News, Weather, Sports

Driver leads police on chase, then crashes into house

Posted:

Dowagiac police say a driver led them on a chase and then crashed into a house late Saturday night.

Police say it started on East Prairie Ronde Street near Mcomber Street.

An officer tried to pull the driver over for speeding, but the driver took off.

Police say the driver was going too fast and lost control and crashed into a house.

The driver then ran away, but was caught.

Police say the 20 year old Dowagiac resident was taken to the hospital, then jail, and faces several charges including, Fleeing and Eluding, Resisting and Obstructing Police, Leaving the Scene of a Property Damage Accident, and Driving with No Driver License. 

The drivers name is withheld pending his arraignment in Cass County 4th District Court.

Powered by WorldNow

Fox 28

WSJV-TV FOX 28
58096 County Road 7, South
Elkhart, IN 46517

Switchboard: 574.679.9758
News Phone: 574.679.4545
Station Fax: 574.294.1267
Email: fox28news@fox28.com

All content ©Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WSJV. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Administrative Assistant Heather Stewart at (574) 343-5310. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at fccinfo@fcc.gov.