Driver arrested after police chase, crash

WALKER, Mich. (WOOD) – A driver has been arrested after leading police on a high-speed chase Friday night.

The driver was heading westbound on I-196 when police tried to conduct a traffic stop. The suspect then led police on a high-speed chase, according to Michigan State Police.

The suspect exited off I-196 at Lake Michigan Drive. When the driver reached the intersection of Kinney Avenue and Lake Michigan Drive, the suspect hit another vehicle.

The driver was able to flee the scene of the accident on foot but was later arrested, according to police.

There are no reports of injuries.

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