Police chase in St. Charles results in crash; briefly closes lanes on I-70

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by Dan Greenwald / KMOV.com

KMOV.com

Posted on April 12, 2014 at 12:14 PM

Updated Saturday, Apr 12 at 6:43 PM

St. Charles chase and accident

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(KMOV.com) - Police said several lanes of eastbound I-70 were closed after a pursuit and accident in St. Charles County Saturday morning.

Authorities said the accident occurred on Veterans Memorial Parkway near Cave Springs around 10:00 a.m. According to police, they attempted to stop a driver in a black car who was wanted on a warrant. The driver then led police on a pursuit eastbound on Veterans Memorial Parkway before hitting white and silver vehicles. Police said the driver then attempted to flee on foot but was quickly apprehended.

According to police, several lanes of eastbound I-70 and Veterans Memorial Parkway were briefly shut down as a result.

Authorities said the driver along with three people from the white car and one person from the silver car were taken to a local hospital with injuries.

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