Police chase man from Sunbury to Northumberland
SUNBURY – One man was injured in high speed chase with police last night in Northumberland County. Police say around 9:30 p.m., they tried to stop a man on a motorcycle for a traffic violation, when he sped up and tried to get away from officers.
The rider reached 100 miles per hour as he fled from Sunbury to Northumberland, where he crashed his bike on Priestley Avenue. The biker hit a curb in front of Emmanuel Home and landed in the grass. He was taken to a local hospital for treatment. Sunbury police were assisted by police from Northumberland and Point Township. The man has not yet been identified. (Ali Stevens)