Man arrested after chase, crash on I-90 in Albany

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Police arrested a Schenectady man following a brief chase and crash on I-90 in Albany.

Police say The Community Narcotics Enforcement Team was attempting to conduct a traffic stop on 25-year-old Cody Thomas on I-90 westbound in the city of Albany. Police say Thomas fled the scene and crashed into another vehicle near Exit 3 around 11:35 a.m.

Officials say Thomas fled on foot across the eastbound lanes of I-90 and into a wooded area. He was captured a short time later.

Criminal charges against Thomas are pending.

The driver of the other vehicle suffered minor injuries and is being treated at Albany Medical Center.

Officials say all lanes on I-90 westbound at Exit 3 have now reopened.

Chase Ends 2

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