AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - The Richmond County dispatch confirmed a crash on Olive Rd. and MLK Blvd as a result of a police chase.
Dispatch confirms the call came in around 7:47 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 15. The RCSO tells us the driver, Rayvon Lane led deputies on a chase after failing to pull over, ran a red light, and hit a vehicle injuring the occupants of that vehicle.
There were multiple injuries including children, these injures are considered to be serious but none are life threatening.
Upon investigation, the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office discovered that Rayvon Lane was driving a stolen rental car.
The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office confirms Lane is in custody and is facing the following charges; theft by taking, fleeing/attempting to elude, reckless driving, driving without a license, and failure to stop at a stop sign.