YORK COUNTY, S.C. (QUEEN CITY NEWS) — York County Sheriff deputies are looking for a man who fled a traffic stop, crashed his car, and ran from the scene with no shoes overnight.
Authorities say they’re looking for a man in the Tirzah area Friday morning. In social media posts, deputies say found him passed out at the wheel of his car at Dollar General on Shiloh Road around 1 a.m.
When they woke up him, he took off and crashed the car into a ditch at the end of Pursley Dairy Road. They say he ran from the scene without his flip-flops/slides.
Deputies say he’s barefoot. While searching the car, they identified belongings, including a backpack and a cell phone connected to a Spartanburg, S.C. address.
Around 9 a.m., the office posted an update, saying they were still looking for the man with K-9 units.
Authorities are urging the public to call 911. They believe he is not armed.