Pursuit ends with spike strips used to stop police car in Antioch


Witnesses described a wild scene early Thursday evening in Antioch.

An apparent pursuit ended with a Metro police cruiser’s tires being blown out.     

Dozens of drivers witnessed several police cars following another cruiser along Interstate 24.

Police continued to pursue the cruiser along Hickory Hollow Parkway.

Witnessed said smoke was trailing the vehicle as it was being driven on its rims. 

The chase ended on Mount View Road, shortly after the cruiser’s tires were flattened by spike strips. 

Metro has not commented on who was driving the police car, or how the incident started. 

This is a developing story. Stay with News 2 and refresh this page for updates. 

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