Driver crashes into pond in Wilson County after short pursuit

(Photo: WKRN)
(Photo: WKRN)

LEBANON, Tenn. (WKRN) – A Dodge Durango ended up in a pond after a crash and a pursuit Tuesday morning in Wilson County.

The crash happened around 3:30 a.m. when someone called police and said the Durango hit them and then drove away.

Wilson County deputies found the Durango and pursued the vehicle to Hickory Ridge Road where the Durango crashed again.

According to police at the scene, the Durango crashed through a fence, went through a field and down an embankment into a pond.

Before police could get down to the vehicle the person driving the Durango had ran from the scene.

Wilson County Sheriff’s deputies are trying to contact the owner of the Durango to see if they were driving the car or they had loaned the car to someone else.