MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Two men are under arrest after leading police on a chase that closed down I-494 for more than an hour.
The chase ended on 494, between Rockford Road and Bass Lake Road, when the SUV hit three other vehicles and rolled over.READ MORE: COVID In Minnesota: UK Variant Outbreak Linked To Youth Sports In Carver County, Officials Recommend 2-Week Pause
Police said the men were suspected of breaking into a home in Rogers.
They took off in the SUV when police tried to pull them over.READ MORE: More Than 1 Million Wisconsin Residents Have Been Vaccinated
Emergency workers had to cut the driver out of the vehicle after the crash.
Police said he’s suspected to have taken a large amount of meth, and he was throwing it out of the SUV during the chase.MORE NEWS: Faces Of COVID: Daryl Kruger, 82, Loved His Grandkids And The MN Twins
The passenger was arrested when he tried to run away.