Man crashes in stolen car after police chase in Akron

AKRON, Ohio -- A man was arrested after leading police on a chase and then crashing in Akron early Monday.

Police say it happened at about 3:45 a.m. on Hammel Avenue.

Police say officers attempted to stop a stolen car. The car fled and crashed after a short chase.

The car took down a power pole and a tree, and the vehicle ended up on its side.

The suspect was taken into custody and transported to the hospital with minor injuries.

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