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UPDATE: Suspect injured after trying to evade police in Soddy-Daisy

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SODDY-DAISY, TN (WRCB) - A man with felony warrants out of Athens was taken to a local hospital just before 10 a.m. after he crashed an SUV while trying to flee from police.

Soddy-Daisy Police Chief Phil Hamrick said officers tried to pull over a Toyota SUV on Daisy Dallas Road Thursday morning. 

Instead the vehicle did not stop and flipped near the railroad tracks. The suspect jumped out of the car. He was taken into custody by officers near by. The suspect, who was injured, was taken to local hospital for treatment.


The suspect has been identified as Arthur Craig Wright.  Wright is also wanted in connection to a crime spree in Northeast Alabama. 

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