Police Chase From Alabama Ends In Menlo

Law enforcement officials said speeds in this morning’s pursuit reached 80 miles an hour while going down Cloudland on Highway 48. Dekalb County Alabama and Mentone Police officers chased a white Chevrolet King Cab truck into Chattooga County on Highway 48. The truck contained a driver and and passenger.

The truck eventually crashed on Ridge Street and one of the occupants fled. Watch for traffic in that area. The truck crashed into a 20-foot deep ravine. One of the occupants has a head injury.

 

Earlier stuff . . . .

Chattooga County deputies are looking for a passenger or driver in the vehicle that fled. The man may have jumped out before it crashed. Details still unfolding. . .

Highway 48 in Menlo is temporarily closed while Chattooga and Alabama authorities work a crash that happened after a chase. A man fled a traffic stop attempt by a Dekalb County, Alabama, law enforcement officer. The chase came into Chattooga where the suspect’s white Chevrolet King Cab truck crashed near Ridge Street in Menlo.

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Update: Officials said the truck has wrecked on Ridge Street.

Alabama law enforcement is chasing a white truck into Chattooga County. Local law enforcement is heading down Highway 48 to intercept the truck.