Police chase ends in semi crash on Ohio Turnpike in Canfield

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CANFIELD, Ohio (WKBN) – A police chase that began in Pennsylvania ended in a crash on the Ohio Turnpike in Canfield.

According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, the accident happened about 12:30 p.m. Monday in the westbound lanes, just past the Broad Street overpass.

Troopers say the accident was the end of a pursuit that started in Pennsylvania after the truck driver was involved in a crash there.

Ricardo Kostyk, charged after leading police on chase that ended in Canfield crash

The driver of the semi drove off the right side of the road, rolling the truck onto its side. The driver suffered minor injuries and was taken into custody, according to Highway Patrol.

Charges are pending for Ricardo Kostyk, who was arraigned Tuesday afternoon.

He is being held on a $100,000 bond and is due back in court on Friday.

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