Person arrested after high-speed chase involving dump truck in RC

Police are investigating after they say a person stole a dump truck with a pick ax from a landscaping company in Tappan this morning and led them on a high-speed chase.

Officials say the driver took the truck from Oak Tree Road in Tappan and continued for several miles until they ran the vehicle off the road on Route 303.

After the driver of the truck was arrested, officials say five officers were injured when the truck?s tires exploded due to too much pressure. All five officers are expected to recover, according to police.

Police say they are continuing to investigate why the person stole the truck.

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