A Missouri State Trooper sustained minor injuries during a crash that occurred during a pursuit in Audrain County last night. [Wednesday]
The trooper was allegedly pursuing Tanner Spurlock, and crashed at the intersection of Audrain Roads 214 and 217. Spurlock drove into a nearby ditch before fleeing on foot.
According to Sergeant David Fouch the trooper was taken to the hospital for treatment and was released, and is back at work today. [Thursday]
Spurlock is still at large, but is no longer in the area. Investigators are following up on active leads.