WALKER COUNTY (WRCB) - An overnight chase in two states has ended when the man running from police crashed his motorcycle and died.
It began in the Flintstone, Georgia area when a woman called 911 to report that her ex-husband Alan Board was trying to get into her home. Board left when he heard her call for help.
Sheriff Steve Wilson says "The female caller told us her ex husband was trying to break into her house, was using force and was yelling outside the home."
Police caught up with the ex-husband on his motorcycle in Walker County. The chase made it into Tennessee before coming back into Georgia.
Wilson also says the deputies "Activated the blue lights and sirens asking him to stop he refused to stop and continued north on 193."
The victim 47 year-old Alan Board died. The Georgia State Patrol is investigating the accident and toxicology results are pending. Walker County Sheriff Steve Wilson says he believes Board was going 80 to 100 miles per hour when the crash happened in Flintstone, Georgia.