Crossville man arrested after high-speed chase ends in crash

Johnny Davis (source: Knox County Sheriff's Office)

KNOXVILLE (WATE) – A Crossville man is facing charges for a high speed chase through several East Tennessee counties.

The Tennessee Highway Patrol says Johnny Davis, 28, was arrested Sunday night on Interstate 75 in McMinn County.

THP says the chase began earlier in the day in Knox County.

Davis then led deputies on a chase through several counties reaching speeds of 100 miles per hour.

Troopers say it ended after Davis crashed on I-75 near mile marker 36.

He now faces charges of evading, reckless driving, speeding and driving on a suspended license.

(source: WTVC/ Zayden Zembree)
(source: WTVC/ Zayden Zembree)

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