Video: High-speed chase ends with head-on collision

Posted at 3:42 PM, Jan 24, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-24 15:42:13-05

TEMPE, AZ (KPHO/KTVK/CNN) - A high speed chase ended in a violent, head-on collision on Wednesday.

The suspect raced through traffic and slammed into another vehicle.The suspect's car spun out of control in a cloud of smoke.

Authorities had been in pursuit after observing the driver speeding on the freeway.

He was reportedly on the phone with officials during the chase, insisting that he was a "sovereign citizen" not bound by the law.

After leaving the freeway and crashing, the suspect tried to run away but quickly surrendered. 

Details weren't immediately available on the extent of the injuries suffered by the two people inside the vehicle the suspect hit.

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