(COUNCIL BLUFFS) A Council Bluffs man was arrested on numerous charges following a chase early this morning.
The Iowa State Patrol says at around 1:43 a.m., 41-year-old Richard Poast was driving a stolen 1994 Ford Explorer, eluding an Iowa State Patrol Trooper. Poast lost control of the vehicle while driving south on North 19th Street in Council Bluffs and struck the front end of the Iowa State Patrol Cruiser, which was driven by Trooper James Bullington. Poast continued to elude and fled into the State of Nebraska.
No injuries were reported. Officials with the Iowa State Patrol would not elaborate on the charges against Poast.