MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Authorities in south-central Minnesota say a 29-year-old man was injured over the weekend when he crashed his car into an electric pole while fleeing police.
Anthony Nicholas Geisler, of Sleepy Eye, crashed Saturday night near the intersection of Highway 4 and County Road 29, the Brown County Sheriff’s Office said.READ MORE: Prescription Drug Disposal Set Up For Nat'l Drug Take Back Day
Geisler was the only person hurt in the crash. Emergency crews brought him to Sleepy Eye Medical Center and later he was transported to Hennepin County Medical Center. His condition is currently unknown.READ MORE: St. Paul Police: Suspect Killed 55-Year-Old Man In Stolen Car
The sheriff’s office said deputies tried to stop Geisler for displaying an illegal white light to the rear of his vehicle.MORE NEWS: Aromatherapy Spray From India Blamed For Illness That Sickened Minnesotan
The incident remains under investigation.