Driver injured in crash during pursuit in Marshfield, Mo.

MARSHFIELD, Mo. -- A pursuit of a driver in a U-Haul van led to a crash in Marshfield, Mo. Wednesday afternoon.

Police began to pursue the driver in Springfield around the noon hour. Missouri Highway Patrol troopers then took over the pursuit on I-44. The high-speed pursuit continued in the eastbound lanes.

Officers deployed spike strips around the 100 mile marker or the Marshfield exit. The driver attempted to avoid the spikes on the exit ramp. He then drove through a guardrail and down an embankment. The van rolled.

The driver suffered injuries in the crash.

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