Last night: One person airlifted after police chase, rollover crash in Ellis County

Around 7:30pm last night, Waxahachie and Ellis County firefighters, Ellis County EMS, and multiple law enforcement responded to a major accident secondary to a police chase in the area of Highway 77 at FM 55 north of Forreston.

Ellis County law enforcement were monitoring a police pursuit involving Navarro County law enforcement when the suspect crashed out near the intersection given above. The vehicle was reported to be a green pickup truck.

Ellis County EMS reported a vehicle overturned on its roof. An air medical helicopter was requested to the scene. 77 was closed while Air Evac 74 out of Waxahachie responded to the scene.

Air Evac 74 airlifted one person to Parkland. We have not heard any details on the severity of his injuries.