Brookport man arrested after crashing car, running from deputies | Crime
MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - A Brookport man was arrested for driving under the influence late Wednesday night after deputies say he crashed his car then ran and tried to hide from them.
Officers say the crash was on the curve of North Friendship and Seneca Lane. When they arrived, deputies were able to find the car overturned on its roof with no one inside. Deputies surrounded the area and found James Cline, 25, of Brookport, Ill. on foot in the Natchez Lane/Martin Circle.
According to deputies, Cline ran across Lone Oak Road and they caught up to him in an earth embankment behind Shots Bar where he tried to hide from them.
Cline was taken to Lourdes for non-life threatening injuries. Once released, he was arrested for several charges including operating a motor vehicle under the influence of drugs/alcohol, fleeing and evading and an unrelated warrant. He was taken to the McCracken County Regional Jail.
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