HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A 19-year-old is in custody after he led police on a pursuit in Henrico County Monday afternoon.
Shortly after 12:30 p.m., a Virginia State Police trooper was in the middle lane of I-95 north at the 80 mile marker when a 2006 BMW passed going 88 mph in a 55 mph zone.
The trooper activated the emergency lights and siren, however the vehicle continued traveling at a high rate of speed weaving in-and-out of traffic. The vehicle exited the interstate at Parham Road (exit 83 A) and continued down Route 301 before losing control in the median.
The driver, 19-year-old Izaiah Derival of Henrico County, was arrested and taken to the Henrico County Jail. He is being charged with reckless driving and felony elude.