Police searching for driver after vehicle pursuit, three juveniles in custody

Published: Oct. 22, 2022 at 7:59 AM EDT
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KANAWHA COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) - Police say what started as a pursuit ended with one person in the river and others in custody.

Nitro Police Chief Chris Fleming says three juveniles were taken into custody following a pursuit in a stolen vehicle and say they are still looking for the driver of the car.

Fleming says the chase started in Nitro around 1:00 Saturday morning and ended in Saint Albans.

He says four people were in the car, one child jumped from the car into the river and crews were able to get them out.

The driver of the car was not found and police are still looking to identify that person.

Police say there were no injuries.

They are still investigating the incident

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