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TPD: Pursuit suspect hits 2 parked cars, rolls into tree in north Toledo

Police say Samuel Perkins, 37, was admitted to the hospital and is 'doing well.'

TOLEDO, Ohio — Officers were led on a pursuit early Sunday morning that ended with the suspect hitting two parked cars and rolling into a tree in north Toledo, according to Toledo police.

Police say Samuel Perkins fled at a high rate of speed when officers tried to initiate a traffic stop. 

The incident happened around 3 a.m. on Cherry Street, near the border of north and central Toledo. 

Police say Perkins was admitted to the hospital and is "doing well." He was charged with failure to comply with a lawful order of a police officer. 

Police are still investigating the incident. 

Credit: WTOL 11

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