Deputies: Car chase ends with suspect crashing into motorist’s car in W. Ashley

Deputies: Car chase ends with suspect crashing into motorist’s car in W. Ashley
The Charleston County Sheriff’s Office arrested 29-year-old Quinton Summers. (Source: CCDC)

WEST ASHLEY, S.C. (WCSC) - Deputies say a car chase that started in North Charleston ended when the suspect’s vehicle crashed into a motorist’s car in West Ashley Monday afternoon.

The Charleston County Sheriff’s Office arrested 29-year-old Quinton Summers.

He was charged with failure to stop for blue lights, possession of MDMA, second-degree driving under suspension, reckless driving and possession of marijuana.

It started when deputies attempted to stop a vehicle on Dorchester Road.

According to a report, the vehicle failed to stop and fled onto Highway 526 towards West Ashley and exited on Highway 61.

“The suspect vehicle collided with another vehicle in the area of Hwy. 61 near William Kennerty Drive,” CCSO officials said. “The driver was apprehended after the collision.”

The motorist that was struck by the suspect was transported to the hospital for non life threatening injuries.

CCSO officials a juvenile passenger was also located in the suspect’s vehicle. The juvenile was not charged.

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