Car Chase Ends in Luzerne County

NESCOPECK BOROUGH, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU)— Point out troopers mentioned a police chase finished on Monday morning immediately after the driver took a sudden convert and collided with a trooper’s patrol motor vehicle in Luzerne County.

Investigators explained they attempted to initiate a visitors quit on Kellie Rhodes’s car or truck for an expired plate on Monday early morning, and rather of pulling in excess of, Rhodes attempted to flee police in her 1994 Ford Explorer.

Officials reported Rhodes drove on a number of roadways at unsafe speeds, ran via various quit symptoms, and drove in the reverse lane of vacation quite a few occasions.

According to point out troopers, the chase slowed down immediately after Rhodes crashed into one of the trooper’s patrol autos though hoping to make a unexpected convert at the intersection of Saint John’s Road and Hobbie Highway in Dorrance Township.

Legislation enforcement claimed Rhodes ongoing to flee ahead of crashing into an embankment about .4 miles from where by she strike the trooper’s automobile.

When troopers arrested Rhodes, they claimed she instructed them she fled due to the fact she did not have a legitimate driver’s license.

Rhodes is getting charged with eluding police officers, recklessly endangering a different individual, and 15 other visitors violations.