SCIOTOVILLE – Troopers with the Portsmouth Post were in pursuit of a vehicle southbound on Bonser Run Road north of Labert Hollow Road. While attempting to negotiate a curve Trooper N.L. Lewis drove off the right side of the roadway. Trooper Lewis struck a guardrail and a utility pole before coming to final rest in a creek. Trooper Lewis received minor injuries and was transported by Minford EMS to SOMC. Trooper Lewis was treated and released from SOMC.
The fleeing driver has not been apprehended at this time.