Man in West End car accident escapes from hospital

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -- A local man who was involved in a Saturday morning car accident has left the hospital and police are looking for him.

A warrant has been issued for 32-year-old Vontay Fain. He is charged with escape after leaving UC Hospital while under detention.

He was in the hospital receiving treatment after a car accident that occurred early Saturday morning  in the West End.

Police say that Fain was being pursued by police when he failed to maintain control of his vehicle and ran of the side of Liberty Street and struck a bridge pillar. He was transported to University Hospital where he escaped on Sunday.

Vontay Fain is described as a black male who stands at 6 feet 5 inches and weighs 195 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information about the whereabouts of Vontay Fain is asked to call Police.