Sheriff's Deputy Sent To The Hospital After Motorcycle Chase

By: wilX
By: wilX

Michigan state police say they're investigating a high speed motorcycle chase that sent a sheriff's deputy to the hospital. It happened Friday around 3 p.m.

The officer had tried to stop the motorcyclist on Saginaw highway near I-96 because he driving more than 120 miles per hour. During the pursuit the deputy hit a tree, while trying to avoid another vehicle he was passing.

He was taken Butterworth hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

Police say their investigation continues.

Officers say they are searching for the motorcyclist in multiple counties. He could face a number of charges, in connection with this incident.


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