Police pursuit in Oklahoma City ends with suspect crashing

Local

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – A police pursuit late Friday night ended with a crash and a suspect under arrest.

The chase started around 11:30 p.m. and ended near Southeast 59th and Bryant.

Oklahoma City Police Department officials say the situation started as a routine traffic stop but turned into a chase that spanned three miles.

The suspect’s tires became shredded and he crashed into a power pole.

Children were inside the suspect’s vehicle.

The suspect sustained minor injuries. No details were provided on why he ran or whose custody the children were placed in following his arrest.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest News

More News

National News

More National

Washington D.C.

More Washington

Your Local Election HQ

More Your Local Election HQ

Download the NEW KFOR App!

Daily Oklahoma Coronavirus Data

Contact In Your Corner Team

Latest News

More News

KFOR Digital Originals

More Digital Original

Popular

Follow @KFOR on Twitter

Border Report

More Border Report