Authorities are searching
for a man who led troopers on a high speed chase, then crashed and took off on
Troopers were conducting a child occupancy
road check at the intersection of Red Budd and Radium Springs Road tonight,
when a man driving a Black 2006 Chevy Equinox made a U-turn to avoid the
Troopers say they followed the
driver, stopped him and while they were checking his identification he drove
off leading troopers on a chase down Oakridge Drive.
Authorities say after a pit maneuver was
performed the driver clipped a light pole...the wire came down, and hit the
The driver of the S-U-V crawled out of the back window and took off
"The subject was last
seen wearing a multi stripe polo shirt, gray sweat pants, subject has gold in
top and bottom teeth, that's correct he has active warrants at this time and
there will be other warrants following,"said Darryl Benton, Senior
Trooper, Georgia State Patrol Post 40.
The trooper who was driving that patrol car
that was damaged was not injured. If you have any information that can help
authorities track down this man, call Georgia State Patrol at 229-430-6585.