Police pursuit ends with suspect fleeing into swamp

Police Pursuit

EAST ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – A police chase ended Wednesday afternoon with a crash in East St. Louis.

Bommarito Automotive SkyFox caught the end of the chase over Highway 203.

Illinois State Police say officers chased the driver of a stolen truck from the Martin Luther King Bridge to Interstate 55 before the driver went off the road and crashed.

The driver ran off into a nearby swamp.

No word on whether he was captured.