MANKATO, Minn. (WCCO) — A 23-year-old man is facing several charges after he crashed into a crosswalk pole before fleeing police early Sunday morning in Mankato.
Daniel Basung was charged with fleeing the police, DWI, driving after revocation and hit and run after a deputy witnessed him crash his car into a crosswalk pole and decorative limestone rock in downtown Mankato.READ MORE: U Of M Finds Farmers In A Near-Record Crop Yield
After a short chase, police initiated a pursuit intervention technique and were able to apprehend Basung at the scene.READ MORE: Families Of Those Killed By Police Rally, Share Collective Pain In Wake Of Daunte Wright's Death
A 28-year-old passenger was released at the scene and was not charged.
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