Floyd County Sheriff's Deputy crashes car into tree during pursu - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Floyd County Sheriff's Deputy crashes car into tree during pursuit

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) - A Floyd County Sheriff's Deputy crashed his patrol car into a tree tonight while chasing a burglary suspect.

The deputy was responding to reports of an attempted burglary when he encountered a man trying to break into a pharmacy with an ax, Floyd County Sheriff's Department say.

The chase went up Highway 150, where the deputy incurred minor injuries after crashing his car into a tree on Big Springs Road.

The chase continued into Washington County, where officers arrested the man.

The deputy is expected to be OK.

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