A suspect is in police custody following a pursuit that stretched miles on Chicago-area expressways.
According to preliminary reports from Illinois State Police, the chase started on the Dan Ryan at 75th Street after a trooper stopped a suspected stolen vehicle.
The driver, the lone occupant of the vehicle, suddenly sped off.
Authorities say the pursuit continued onto the Stevenson expressway and then the Tri-State Tollway before ending the suspect vehicle crashed into a ditch in the southwest suburbs at Interstate-55 and I-80.
The driver tried to run from the crash scene but was apprehended, authorities added. The driver was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
An investigation is ongoing.
SkyCam 9 flew over the scene.