Man Arrested After Multi-County Chase

Man Arrested After Multi-County Chase

Troopers arrested a man they said led them on a chase through three counties and eventually into a Clark County corn field.
State Police arrested a man they said took them on a three county vehicle pursuit.

Investigators said on Wednesday morning a State Trooper attempted to pull a vehicle over for speeding in Bath County; the vehicle did not stop.

Officials said Willie F. Burnett IV crashed his car in Clark County on I-64 at exit 97; then jumped out of the car and took off running into field.

Troopers searched for Burnett for over an hour before he was arrested in a corn field off of Rolling Hills Road.

ABC 36 News was there when Burnett was arrested and placed into custody.

Troopers said the 20-year-old Lexington native had a warrant for his arrest for carrying a concealed weapon.

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