News: Driver crashes into pond while fleeing from police in Albia

December 1, 2023
News: Driver crashes into pond while fleeing from police in Albia

ALBIA, IA - According to the Iowa State Patrol, one person was injured when a driver fleeing from police crashed into a pond near 1802 695th Ave on Thursday.

A 21-year-old male was eluding police in a 1999 Dodge Ram when he drove through a field and crashed into a pond around 8:05 p.m.

All three occupants of the Ram were able to exit the vehicle.

Rescue crews performed CPR on a 17-year-old male before flying him to an area hospital.

Authorities arrested the driver and released the two passengers.

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