Evart Man Injured After Crashing Motorcycle During Police Chase

An Evart man seriously hurt after crashing his motorcycle during a police chase.

Michigan State Police say it started Wednesday night just before 10:30 when officers in Evart tried to pull the man over going 50 mph in a 25 mph zone.

Troopers say he took off and eventually crashed on the curve of 85th Avenue near River Road.

He was taken to the hospital in serious condition.

Troopers believe the man may have been drinking and are still investigating.