Pedestrian Hospitalized After Police Chase Through OKC


Friday, March 18th 2016, 1:32 am
By: News 9


A pedestrian was hospitalized after being struck by a vehicle during a high-speed chase late Thursday night in Oklahoma City.

According to police, the driver involved in the chase ran several red lights near Reno and Penn and reached speeds over 70 mph. The suspect struck the man, 36-year-old Dion Russell, at NW 12th and Kentucky. The suspect was driving an unknown red, four-door car and did not stop.

Russell was taken to OU Medical Center and admitted in critical condition with a head injury. More details when they become available.