High speed chase ends in crash

High speed chase ends in crash

NIAGARA — The Dickinson County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a police chase that started in Wisconsin.

The chase involved a red pickup on Highway 141 coming from Niagara. Deputies used stop sticks to deflate the trucks tires, but the driver continued anyway.

The truck headed west on US–2 where the driver side–swiped two vehicles and lost control.

Eyewitness reports say that the truck that police were chasing was traveling at speeds near one hundred miles per hour. The suspect, a fifty–one year old male was taken in without incident.

His name is not being released at this time.

He received minor injuries and was treated at the Dickinson County Hospital.

A forty–eight year old female who was driving one of the side–swiped vehicles also sustained non–life threatening injuries..
Her condition was assessed on the scene, but she sought her own treatment.