Driver arrested in west Columbus after multi-county chase

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COLUMBUS (WCMH) — A driver is in jail after leading troopers on a multi-county chase early on New Year’s Day.

It started around 1:30 a.m. in Montgomery County when the Ohio State Highway Patrol says the driver refused to pull over.

According to the patrol, troopers pursued for a short time until it was deemed unsafe to continue The vehicle was located again near Columbus.

After driving erratically, the car eventually crashed on I-70 eastbound on the west side of Columbus. The driver was arrested on suspicion of operating a vehicle under the influence.

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