Reports: Driver runs from scene after high-speed pursuit ends near WPAFB

High-speed pursuit ends on state Route 444 near Wright-Patt

GREENE COUNTY — State troopers are looking for the driver of a car Monday afternoon who ran away after a pursuit ended in a crash near Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.

State troopers reported the pursuit around 3:35 p.m. in the area of state Route 4 and Valley Street.

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The pursuit ended around 3:40 p.m. on state Route 444 near Kauffman Road after the vehicle was involved in a crash, emergency scanner traffic indicates.

The driver of the vehicle ran from the scene, and multiple state troopers and other officers are in the area searching, initial reports indicate.

As of 6 p.m., crews were reportedly searching with K-9 teams near the 4000 block of Lower Valley Pike.

Speeds during the pursuit reached around 100 mph, according to scanner traffic.

Our crew is on the scene and we’ll update this story as we learn more.