Driver of a stolen pickup runs from deputies after a chase

SPRINGFIELD, Mo- The driver of a pickup involved in a chase is on the run. Greene County Deputies started the chase just before 5:00 Thursday morning. Deputies were called to a report of a stolen pickup in the 4800 block of East Utica, east of Piersen Creek.

Deputies saw the pickup at Scenic and Walnut Lawn after OnStar contacted dispatch to let them know where the truck was located.

The driver ditched the truck near the Old Monterey Apartment Complex.

Springfield police helped with the search.