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Suspect in Custody Following Thruway Chase



Westfield, NY (WBEN) A suspect is in custody after a brief pursuit on the eastbound Thruway.

State Police and Westfield police tried to stop the driver, who they say was driving recklessly and at a dangerous speed. Police say the driver would not pull over at the Westfield exit. Troopers joined the pursuit.

The pursuit ended 15 minutes later when the suspect car crashed into an unmarked State Police vehicle. No one was hurt.

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