2:35am – Two men are inside a green Acura that is doing 100 mph northbound on 101 south of Lincoln City with a Lincoln County Sheriff’s deputy right behind them. Spikes laid out in two spots at south Lincoln City. They’re going over them right now. Looks to be two latino males in their 30s according to the pursuing officer.
2:37am – Driver dodged two sets of spikes. Barely slowed ’em down.
2:38am – Passing the movie theater…
2:38am – Passing south 23rd…
2:40am – Still headed northbound.
2:40am – 80 mph passing 12th. Little or no traffic.
2:41am – Chase hit 100 mph again…cops called it off. Too dangerous.
2:42am – Spikes hit earlier fall away from the fleeing car at 17th Street. Later found at 30th. The Honda Acura luxury sedan is a high performance vehicle.
2:43am – Regional police agencies have been notified of the chase and the car they’re after. The license plate is probably known so other law enforcement agencies can be on the look out for them
No word yet on the reason for the initial attempt to pull the car over. But if they, or some other law enforcement agency catches them, they’ll likely add eluding law enforcement, reckless driving, reckless endangerment and speeding.
3:03am – Woman heard screaming near Surf Tides. Unknown if related.
3:05am – Unrelated to the chase.