MHP high speed pursuit ends in wreck, arrest

Published 2:45 pm Friday, February 26, 2021

A high speed chase on I-55 Friday afternoon ended in a wreck and an arrest.

The driver of a truck headed eastbound on Hwy. 84 W failed to stop for a Mississippi Highway Patrol safety checkpoint and fled officers in a high speed pursuit that ended when the truck wrecked in Copiah County, Troop M Cpl. Craig James said.

The case is still developing and this story will be updated as more information becomes available.