Man Caught Trying To Elude Police By Driving Over Embankment, Across I-70


A man is being charged with driving a truck through a locked gate and across Interstate 70 to try and elude police.

Court records said police tried to stop Stephen Eisnaugle on Monday around 7:30 p.m.

Authorities tried to pull Eisnaugle over for a traffic violation near Trabue Rd. and Walcutt.

Police said Eisnaugle refused to stop, rammed the vehicle through a locked gate of a business on Walcutt, and drove over an embankment and across westbound lanes of I-70.

After the truck crashed, police said Eisnaugle ran from the scene only to be arrested a short time later.

Eisnaugle was charged with receiving stolen property, and his bond was set at $10,000.

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