ATV rider hospitalized after chase
DANVILLE — An ATV rider from McClure landed in the hospital after a police chase Friday night. According to Geisinger Health Center, 42-year-old Rex Reed is currently in fair condition, after a police chase gone-wrong.
Reed was riding illegally on Shindle Road in DecaturTownship, MifflinCounty around 8:00p.m., when police attempted to pull him over. Reed refused to stop, so police chased him. While trying to flee, Reed lost control of his ATV and hit a utility pole.
Reed was not wearing a helmet. He was flown to GeisingerMedicalCenter for injuries. Police say alcohol was a factor in the crash. (Codi Jade)