A Police Chase across Hartlepool has ended with a car hitting a tree according to Facebook page Hartlepool Alert.
Video footage was uploaded showing a number of police cars in pursuit.
The chase happened within the West View & Dyke House Area of Hartlepool before ending with a big bang on Lancaster Road.
A large number of police used are now on scene at Lancaster Road after the car ploughed into a tree.
Lancaster Road has now been closed in both directions.