Man Arrested After Crashing Truck, Fleeing on Foot

By Jonathan Cooper |

Published 03/23 2014 06:52PM

Updated 03/23 2014 10:55PM

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) St. Joseph Police are investigating after a man fled from the scene of an accident after an attempted traffic stop in the 1200 block of Ridenbaugh Sunday.

Police say an officer attempted to pull a man in a truck over, but he sped off and crashed his vehicle into a fence around 6 p.m.

The man then fled on foot, but was chased down by an officer and tased. He was transported to the hospital with unknown injuries.

Police still do not have an identity for the man or know why he ran.

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