La Ronge RCMP Led On High Speed Chase

Wednesday, August 31, 2005 at 15:11



La Ronge RCMP were led on a high speed pursuit last night that ended in 5 vehicles being damaged on a residential street.


RCMP Sgt. Ron Link says at approximately 9 p.m., a male suspect led police on a high speed chase down Studer Street in La Ronge.


Sgt. Link reported the male suspect lost control of the vehicle; it rolled and slammed into 4 parked vehicles. The suspect was ejected from the vehicle and he was stabilized at the La Ronge Hospital before being flown to Saskatoon.


Link says the suspect was believed to be under the influence of alcohol and the vehicle he was driving was reported stolen in Prince Albert.


The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the La Ronge RCMP at 425-6730.