NIAGARA, Wis (WSAU-Wheeler News) A 15-year-old Wisconsin boy is facing charges for allegedly stealing a car, speeding into Upper Michigan, hitting a trooper's vehicle, and then rolling over. It happened yesterday morning. The Iron Mountain Daily News in the Upper Peninsula said it was uncertain where the chase began. The paper said the teen was driving a vehicle that may have been stolen in the Appleton area.
Officers picked up the chase in Niagara in Florence County before the driver crossed into Michigan. Officials said the chase went through downtown Iron Mountain before the teen hit a Michigan State Police vehicle near the city, and rolled over a short time later.
The teen and two troopers were treated at a hospital for minor injuries, and were later released. The boy is being held pending possible charges.