ISP: Driver arrested after crashing into tree during high-speed chase

Published: Dec. 4, 2021 at 10:12 PM CST
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GIBSON CO., Ind. (WFIE) - Indiana State Police arrested a woman on Friday night after state troopers say she was driving 90 miles an hour on State Road 57.

ISP officials say when troopers attempted to make a traffic stop, the driver continued at a high speed.

It was at the point when state police say she drove off the road and crashed into a tree about one mile south of State Road 64.

State troopers arrested 21-year-old Johanna Dersche of Oakland City.

Officials say they searched her vehicle and found a small amount of meth, marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

She was booked into the Gibson County Jail.

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