Cops: Man was driving 60+ MPH over speed limit

January 20, 2018 11:53 PM

GLENVILLE - Police in Glenville arrested a man they say was driving more than 60 miles an hour over the speed limit.

Detectives say they tried to pull over 25-year-old Justin Loika around 1:30 a.m. Saturday for speeding. They say Loika took off up Maple Ave., going more than 100 miles an hour before crashing into a guard rail at the intersection of Maple and Alplaus Ave.

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NewsChannel 13 is told there were two other people in the car. All three suffered minor injuries. Police also say Loika only has a learner's permit.

The Schenectady man is now facing charges of reckless driving and fleeing police.


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