(KMOV) – A suspect driving a stolen minivan is in custody after leading police on a chase through Pine Lawn early Friday morning.
According to police, the suspect was fleeing Pine Lawn police around 4:30 a.m. when they crashed the van into the stone gate entrance of the DeBaliviere Place neighborhood near the intersection of Union and Kingsbury.
Police said the van then knocked out a fire hydrant, causing water to flood the street.
The suspect got stuck and had to extracted from the vehicle. They were transported to the hospital in unknown condition.
A section of southbound Union was shut down between Lindell and Delmar as crews worked to fix the fire hydrant.