A red Honda Accord 4 door has run from a traffic stop initiated by a deputy near Depoe Bay and is speeding northbound on Highway 101 from E Collins St in Depoe Bay.
Vehicle has dodged a spikestrip set up just south of S Immonen Rd.
Vehicle has crashed at Immonen Rd and Highway 101, partially into the water. Passenger has bolted from the vehicle and is now running away down Immonen Road with law enforcement in pursuit.
Passenger is nabbed as he tries to cross a part of a very flooded Siletz River estuary. Deputy is requesting medics. Depoe Bay Fire and Pacific West Ambulance have already been dispatched.
Ambulance is on scene saying that fire units can cancel their response.
Driver of the car is Sierra Chavez out of Washington state, who has an arrest warrant for parole violation and a prior conviction for criminal mischief. Passenger is identified as Jeffery Lutes of Mesa, Arizona with a criminal record for drugs.
NOTE: The story has been altered to add detail to the beginning location of the pursuit, which was previously unclear.