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Woman taken into custody after chase, crash in Luzerne County

Police say the woman was speeding through a construction site on Interstate 81 near Mountain Top Wednesday night. When cops tried to pull her over, she took off.

LUZERNE COUNTY, Pa. — A police chase ended in a crash in Luzerne County. 

According to police, a woman was speeding through a construction site on Interstate 81 near Mountain Top Wednesday night. 

When cops tried to pull her over, she took off. 

They eventually caught her when she crashed her car into a garage on Berry Street in West Pittston around 11:30 p.m.

Officers say the woman was driving under the influence. 

She was taken into custody after the chase in Luzerne County.