London man charged after stolen pickup rollover near Wellburn
An overturned pickup truck is seen along Wellburn Road in Middlesex County, Ont. on Monday, Aug. 12, 2019. (Gerry Dewan / CTV London)
Published Tuesday, August 13, 2019 2:30PM EDT
Middlesex OPP have laid charges against a 25-year-old London man after a single-vehicle rollover crash on Wellburn Road early Monday.
Emergency crews responded to Wellburn between Elginfield Road and Gregory Drive around 6:30 a.m. for the crash.
The collision led to the OPP Canine Unit being called in to locate and arrest the driver, who had fled into a nearby cornfield.
Police now say the pickup truck was stolen from Wellburn, Ont. and a second vehicle stolen from London, Ont. was found in the area where police tracked the suspect.
The London man is now facing charges including; operation of a motor vehicle while prohibited, dangerous operations of a motor vehicle, possession of property obtained by crime under $5,000, fail to stop after accident and fail to comply with probation.