La Salle Police Department

A police pursuit ended with a teenager crashing and then being flown to a Peoria hospital.

Just past 9:30 Saturday night, a La Salle police officer attempted to pull over 19-year-old Sean Wright of La Salle for a couple minor traffic issues including disobeying a traffic control device. The teen allegedly refused to stop and led police on a pursuit from St. Vincent's Avenue and Civic Road in La Salle to May Road in Peru. Wright lost control on May Road and ended up crashing in a ditch. He was flown to OSF in Peoria where as of Monday afternoon he was in good condition.

No one else was involved in the crash.

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