WATCH: Police pursuit ends in crash, suspect flees scene
(PHOTO: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)
SOUTH FAIRMOUNT, OH (FOX19) -
Authorities are looking for a man after they say he fled from an accident during a police pursuit in South Fairmount.
Hamilton County Deputies attempted to stop Darren Gary Nixson for a traffic violation. Deputies said Nixson failed to comply and sped off. Authorities said Nixson drove through a red light at the intersections of Fairmount and Harrison Avenue, t-boning another vehicle. The suspect then got out of his vehicle and continued to make a run for it.
The driver of the Ford Explorer was extricated from the vehicle with the help of first responders. The victim was transported to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center with minor injuries.
Mr. Nixson faces charges of Fleeing and Eluding, Vehicular Assault, and traffic charges connected to the accident.
Hamilton County Deputies are asking for help to find Nixson. If you have any information call Crime Stoppers at (513) 352-3040.