2 Men Arrested Following Police Chase On Route 28


SOUTH BUFFALO TOWNSHIP, Pa. (KDKA) – Three people were taken to the hospital following a police chase on Route 28.


According to Pennsylvania State Police Kittanning, troopers tried to stop a vehicle driven by 24-year-old Derik Carothers in South Buffalo Township, Armstrong County on Sunday night.


He allegedly attempted to flee, refusing to pull over for troopers.


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The vehicle got off Route 28 at exit 17, then police say Carothers lost control of the vehicle, which struck the center concrete medium.


Police say Carothers, 23-year-old Isiaha Waulk and a juvenile girl were taken to the hospital.


A stolen firearm and illegal drugs were allegedly found in the vehicle.


The two men are facing multiple charges, including firearm charges.


Police did not give an update on their conditions.