Police chase spans Columbiana, Mahoning counties before ending in multi-vehicle crash

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The driver hit at least two other cars before crashing into a tree in Austintown

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – A police chase that started in Salem ended with a multi-vehicle crash in Austintown Thursday evening.

Salem police started chasing the driver of a GMC Envoy. Police told the Salem News they were trying to pull him over.

The chase went through Canfield before ending at New Road and Route 46 in Austintown.

The Envoy’s driver hit two other cars before crashing into a tree.

The driver ran out of the car, but Austintown police caught him.

His passenger was taken to the hospital.

Police found drugs and counterfeit money in the SUV. Officers also saw the people inside of the SUV throwing things out the window during the chase.

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