Superior pace chase turns fatal in Liberty County

Scene of an accident in Liberty County where a high speed chase ended with a driver dead.

A substantial pace chase Christmas morning turned fatal for a driver who refused to end for a Ga State Patrol trooper, in accordance to GSP Captain Thornell King.

In accordance to King, a GSP Trooper was doing the job velocity enforcement on Interstate 95 in Liberty County all around 11:45 am when his radar detection unit clocked a purple Mustang touring southbound driving around 100 mph.  

The trooper attempted to initiate a site visitors cease and started to go after the Mustang which exited 95 in Midway, King explained. The driver ongoing to vacation into Halfway on freeway 84 with the trooper in pursuit.  The driver of the Mustang manufactured a right transform onto Highway 17 to Richmond Hill but produced a u-turn heading in the way of Riceboro, King continued.  

The driver ongoing to push in excess of 100 mph until the trooper made use of the pursuit intervention system or PIT, causing the driver to hit a electricity pole and flip above, according to King. The trooper then collided with the Mustang.