BUFFALO - A man being chased by police was taken to the hospital after crashing his SUV. The Minnesota State Patrol says a Buffalo police officer was in pursuit of 21-year-old Chad Peterson when his vehicle lost control, went airborne, and went off the road. Peterson was ejected from his vehicle.

He was taken to North Memorial with unknown injuries. Alcohol is believed to be a factor in the crash.

The incident happened at about 2:00 a.m. Monday morning at 8th Street Northwest and 8th Avenue Northwest in Buffalo.