High-speed pursuit ends in crash on I-10 near Tonopah

Sky 12 captured footage of the aftermath of a high speed chase on I-10 near Tonopah.

TONOPAH - The Arizona Department of Public Safety said a pursuit with speeds reaching over 100 miles per hour ended in a crash on Interstate 10 near Tonopah Monday morning.

DPS said the pursuit started when a vehicle traveling eastbound failed to yield for a trooper.

The vehicle was spiked and which resulted in a single-vehicle crash into the freeway's median, according to DPS. The driver was able to exit the vehicle and only has minor injuries.

The left lane on I-10 westbound is currently blocked, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

DPS said there is no information on why the suspect fled.

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