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Police charge eastern Ky. man with trying to elude police, causing deadly crash
Reported by: Associated Press
Reported: Saturday, October 5, 2013 10:45 AM EDT
Police say a man trying to elude a state trooper caused a fatal crash in eastern Kentucky and is now facing charges including murder.
Police say Trooper Devan Cleaver began chasing Fitzpatrick's vehicle in Louisa after taking a report of a car driving recklessly. The driver fled before losing control and crashing.
Fitzpatrick is also charged with fleeing and evading police, operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs and driving on a suspended license.
It was unclear whether Fitzpatrick has an attorney.