Police chase ends with crash in White Lake

A police chase in Oakland County ended with a car crashing White Lake in Highland Township.

- New police video shows a dangerous chase Wednesday in Oakland County.

It ended with a car crashing into White Lake in Highland Township. We're told the driver was trying to get away from Oakland County Sheriff's deputies.

The suspect eventually lost control of his vehicle and drives right into a lake. The driver hitting several cars -- and reaching speeds of more than 100 miles per hour.

SkyFOX was over the scene, and showed the Chevy Trailblazer submerged in the water between two pontoon boats.

The Oakland County Sheriffs Office says deputies tried to pull over the driver of this Chevy trailblazer in Independence Township Wednesday morning after receiving several 911 calls for reckless driving.

But the man took off, leading police on a chase.  Police called off the chase going into Highland township as the driver kept slamming on his brakes causing police to smash into him.

The car then crashed into the water near Duck Lake Road and Summit Drive.

Rescue crews immediately pulling the driver to safety taking him to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.


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