Driver Leads Henrico Police on Chase, Crashes into Pole, Flees

Police are investigating, after a driver led them on a chase that spanned parts of Henrico County and the City of Richmond early Wednesday morning.

At 12:48 a.m., A Henrico Police officer attempted to stop a Dodge Durango for failure to stop at a stop sign near Delmont Street and Oronoco Avenue.

The vehicle didn’t stop, which led to a police pursuit. Officers chased the Durango into the City of Richmond, where it struck a pole at Barton Avenue and E. Crawford Avenue.

Officers say the driver fled the scene on foot. There were no injuries reported in the incident.

An investigation continues; stay with 8News on air and online for updates.

Copyright 2014 by Young Broadcasting of Richmond

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