ELKINS, W.Va The Randolph County Sheriff’s Department has arrested a 15-year-old in connection with a high-speed pursuit Saturday night.

Deputies were called to Huttonsville Par Mar for reckless driving on Saturday at 11 p.m. The 15-year-old driver fled from deputies on Route 219 into Mill Creek, almost hitting a pedestrian.

The pursuit ended when the juvenile hit a curb on Pond Street, blew a tire, and was captured after a brief foot chase.

Deputies noted a strong odor of alcohol in the truck after the trial ended.

Deputies with the Randolph County Sheriff’s Department would still like to speak to witnesses, if you can help, call 304-636-2111.

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