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Pursuit Ends in Injury Crash on U.S. 41

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A police pursuit ended in a crash on Evansville’s North Side. 

A Vanderburgh County sheriff’s deputy began chasing a vehicle on southbound Highway 41 near Petersburg Road shortly after 1:00 Thursday afternoon.

The deputy told Central Dispatch that the vehicle contained a person wanted on a felony warrant.

The chase ended a short time later in a crash at 41 and St. George Road.

Two ambulances were dispatched to the scene and police detoured southbound traffic for a while.

The suspect was taken into custody.

There was no word on the suspect’s name or the nature of the warrant, as of Thursday afternoon.