Cape police chase ends with crash into a pole

Posted at 8:11 AM, May 17, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-17 08:11:14-04

CAPE CORAL, Fla. -- All roads in Cape Coral are back open after a police chase and a crash involving a Cape Coral volunteer police cruiser Monday night.

Right now, details surrounding the circumstances of the crash and chase are still limited. But we do know a police chase ended with the volunteer police cruiser crashing into a pole.

It happened near Cape Coral Parkway West and Agualinda Boulevard. There was one arrest.

Here's what witnesses had to say. "All of a sudden a volunteer police cop that drove by with three cops, like right behind them almost. And we pulled over and there was a big bang, and we noticed that the volunteer cop just crashed into the poll."

Our crew on scene says the person in the volunteer police cruiser was taken to the hospital.