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Ottawa Hills Police chase ends in crash, driver in critical condition

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A man is in critical condition after a police stop turned into a crash on Saturday evening.

Ottawa Hills Police officers attempted to stop a car that was weaving on Central near Wildwood Metro Park. The car did not have plates.

The driver took off and police pursued the driver until he lost control on Whiteford near Lerado. He hit and snapped a Toledo Edison pole. The car them smashed into a brick subdivision sign and hit a tree head on.

The man was taken to Toledo Hospital and is in critical condition. Officers say the driver has a number of outstanding warrants including one for burglary in Michigan.   Troopers on the scene said they believe alcohol is a factor in the crash.
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