Suspect Escapes in Tulsa Overnight Pursuit

Law enforcement officials are searching for a man after an overnight chase north of I-244 in Tulsa.

Officials say sparks were flying from the suspected GMC truck due to chains that were dragging from the vehicle. Authorities say they tried to stop the driver but he refused.

The chase reached up to 60 miles per hour through neighborhoods north of I-244. It ended near Independence and Oxford.

The driver ran into a fence and the passengers bailed. The driver got away, and a woman was questioned and released.

Police are following up on leads to locate the driver.

Authorities say a gun was found on the driver's side floorboard.