DETROIT (WWJ) – A man is facing multiple charges after leading a police chase that reached speeds of 100 miles per hour and ended in a dramatic crash on Detroit’s east side.

Police say the situation unfolded around 3 a.m. Friday when police in Westland tried to make a traffic stop, but the driver sped away.

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Officers gave chase and soon determined that the vehicle had been stolen.

The chase reached speeds of 100 miles per hour before the suspect crashed on I-94 near Chene in Detroit.

The suspect, whose name was not released, was taken into custody at the scene.

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Authorities say they will be pursuing charges against the suspect, including fleeing and eluding and car theft.

The incident remains under investigation.

 

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