Man leads police on chase through Penn Hills before crashing, taking off on foot

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PENN HILLS, Pa. —

Police in Penn Hills said a man led them on a chase Tuesday before crashing and then running away on foot.

According to investigators, the chase ended in the 2500 block of Main Street when the driver crashed his car into a building.

Officers said the man jumped out of the crashed vehicle and ran into a nearby wooded area.

It was not immediately clear why police were chasing the driver. No injuries were reported.