A Clay County man led police on a two-county chase that ended in a crash.
21 year old Joseph Dahlstrom, of Brazil, is facing several charges after a Clay County deputy attempted to pull him over after he noticed the front seat passengers were not wearing their seatbelts.
Dahlstrom would not stop and avoided stop sticks by crossing the median on US40 and going east in the westbound lanes.
Dahlstrom tried to avoid another set of stop sticks in Putnam County but lost control and hit a tree.
Dahlstrom fled on foot but was apprehended a short time later.
The passengers all said that they wanted Dahlstrom to stop but he wouldn’t.
Dahlstrom is being held in the Clay County Jail on $50,000 bond and will go to trail in May,
He is also wanted in Vigo County on burglary charges.