BRPD unit damaged after crashing into pole during overnight chase
BATON ROUGE - Authorities say a Baton Rouge Police Department unit was damaged during a police chase Tuesday night.
Around 11 p.m. an officer attempted to pull over a vehicle for a traffic violation, but the driver refused to stop. A chase ensued.
Things ended after the officer lost control of their police unit and crashed into a utility pole on Linden Street near West Brookstown.
The individuals who lead law enforcement on the chase managed to escape capture.
No further information was provided.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
A federally-backed mass vaccination site opened up at Bon Carre Business Center...
Residents along the Amite River have been dealing with flooded roads since...
Local restaurants struggling to hire employees as business increases
COAST GUARD: Two more unresponsive crew members recovered from capsized lift boat...
Woman's missing unemployment benefits may have gone to wrong bank account
Southern Wins Third Straight Bayou Classic
White squad edges Purple in LSU Spring game
'We have a plan': Coach O quiet on how Title IX scandal...
Southeastern regains sole possession of first place in Southland standings with win...
Max Johnson in the mix for LSU starting quarterback job