High speed pursuit called off in Lincoln City – fugitive last seen still headed south on 101 – possibly going by Outlet Mall
Law enforcement was chasing a red Camaro southbound from the Chinook Winds area of Highway 101. The Camaro driver was driving so wildly that the officer ended the pursuit. Driver sped off southbound on 101. Last seen (possibly) going by Outlet Mall.
Traffic crash 2800 SE Highway 101 is due to a medical problem – not related to the pursuit.. Southbound traffic is blocked.
SE Highway 101 in 28-hundred block is back open to normal traffic. Seizing driver has been transported to the hospital.
Anyone seeing a red Chevy Camaro on ANY highway (including Siletz Highway) in north or central Lincoln County should immediately call 9-1-1. The red Camaro they’re looking for has tinted windows and NO front license plate.