State trooper, 2 deputies injured after chase, multivehicle crash

Credit: Monroe County Sheriff’s Office

By Asia Simone Burns, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Two people were arrested after a chase and multivehicle crash left a Georgia State Patrol trooper and two Monroe County sheriff’s deputies injured Saturday.

John Terrell Johnson and Tosha Kidd face multiple charges, including felony fleeing and attempting to elude, according to Monroe sheriff’s spokeswoman Anna Lewis.

The chase started when a deputy tried to pull over a motorcycle the pair was riding shortly before 9 p.m., she said. Johnson, who was driving the vehicle, did not stop the motorcycle, according to the sheriff’s office.

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