OSP searches for suspect who fled traffic stop

OSP investigates a vehicle after someone fled from a traffic stop on U.S. 35.

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — The Ohio State Highway Patrol is looking for a suspect who ran from a traffic stop late Tuesday night.

The incident began around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday when a trooper tried to make a traffic stop on U.S. 35 near I-75.

OSP says the driver of a pickup truck refused to stop, before pulling over and running away.

A large scale search ensued, with OSP and at least 10 Dayton Police cruisers looking for the suspect.

Investigators found an undisclosed amount of drugs inside the truck.

A woman riding in the truck was taken into custody for questioning.

Authorities are expected to release more information on the incident later on Wednesday.

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