Charges in High-speed Chase 31 Mar 16

Charges have been filed against the driver in a high-speed chase Monday that stretched across three counties, breaking speeds of 110 mph, only to end when the driver crashed his vehicle and overturned in a drainage ditch.

21-year-old Jacob Kelly Leith of Redwood Falls has been charged in Renville County District Court with fleeing a police officer in a motor vehicle and reckless driving.

Leith was charged at a hearing Wednesday. He has pleaded not guilty to the felony and misdemeanor charges.

He is being held in the Renville County Jail on $30,000 conditional bail or $50,000 unconditional bail.