CENTRAL ILLINOIS. (WCIA) — A high-speed chase ended with a woman being rescued after witnesses said she was forced into a vehicle against her will.
Illinois State troopers learned the vehicle was traveling north on Interstate 57. This was reported around 7:25 a.m. on Sunday.
State troopers located the vehicle near Tuscola and Pestoum. They attempted to pull the over the vehicle. The driver took off and a pursuit began.
Officials said the chase ended with the suspect being taken into custody at the intersection of Short and Columbia Street in Mansfield. The woman was not hurt, but was taken to the hospital as a precaution.
The investigation is open and ongoing. Officials said they will release more information when it becomes available.