THP-involved chase leads to crash in Cheatham County

Posted at 7:55 AM, Apr 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-02 09:22:02-04

JOELTON, Tenn. (WTVF) — A Tennessee Highway Patrol involved chase came to an end overnight in Cheatham County.

The incident began early Tuesday morning on Interstate 65 near White House when a THP trooper tried to pull over a pickup truck.

The driver kept going, prompting a pursuit all the way to the Joelton area.

At some point, the truck crashed near an embankment. A man was taken away in an ambulance but the nature of his injuries remains unclear.

The scene cleared quickly.