Children seriously injured in crash following police chase with stolen rental car

August 15, 2019

AUGUSTA, Ga. -- (WRDW/WAGT) Richmond County deputies are on the scene of a crash with serious injuries following a high-speed chase.

Dispatch confirms the call came in around 7:47PM Thursday. It happened at Olive Road and MLK Blvd.

Deputies say Rayvon Lane ran a stop sign on Tubman Home Rd. and fled from deputies trying to pull him over. The chase led them down Olive Rd. During the chase, they say he ran a red light, at MLK Blvd causing an accident with multiple vehicles.

There are multiple injuries including children which are are described as serious but not life-threatening. While investigating, Deputies learned the vehicle Rayvon Lane was driving was a stolen rental car.

Georgia State Patrol was called to work the accident.

Rayvon Lane is in custody. He is facing several charges.

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