Man arrested after pursuit ends in crash - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

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SPOKANE, Wash. - A 33-year-old man who led police on a short chase Monday morning was uninjured after hitting another car and flipping the Jeep he was in several times.

Around 5:40 a.m. police were called to an apartment complex on Lincoln Rd. near Napa on a car prowling call. That call soon changed to vehicle theft as officers arrived on scene to find 33-year-old Daniel Humphrey using a Jeep to tow away a Suburban.

When confronted by officers, Humphrey stopped, unhooked the Suburban and fled. Police pursued Humphrey for less than four minutes before Humphrey ran a red light at Nevada, struck another car and rolled the Jeep several times.

Humphrey was arrested on Vehicular Assault and Attempting to Elude charges.

The driver of the car Humphrey hit received minor injuries.

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