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Teen leads Lexington police on high-speed chase

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - A driver is being questioned after leading police on a high speed chase around Lexington.

It started around 11:30pm Monday when police say they tried to pull over the speeding car on New Circle Road.

While officers were following the car they saw the driver throw a gun out the window.

The driver eventually crashed on Tates Creek near Turkey Foot.

Police say the driver is a Juvenile and he will turn 18 in three days.

Police say they recovered the stolen, loaded gun on the side of the road.


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