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News: Driver slams into tree while fleeing from police near Union Park

DES MOINES, IA - According to KCCI, a driver crashed into a tree while fleeing from police in a chase that started at E 9th St and Hull Ave Sunday.

Police began chasing after the suspect around 11:35 p.m. The chase was called off when the suspect drove the wrong way on E 15th St.

Another officer began chasing after the suspect and the suspect drove down an alley, lost control of the vehicle, and plowed into a tree.

First responders transported the driver to an area hospital for observation.

Once released, the suspect will be charged with felon in possession of a firearm, possession of heroin, felony eluding, driving while suspended, and failure to display registration.

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