The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a 2010 Subaru Imperza driven by Jeffery. Ritchie, 32, Denver, was westbound on Interstate 70 at Humboldt Creek Road a high rate of speed being pursued by law enforcement.
The driver attempted to maneuver the exit and was unsuccessful. The vehicle struck a road sign, went down an embankment and became disabled.
Ritchie was transported to Geary Community Hospital. He was properly restrained at the time of the accident. The KHP did not release details on what prompted the chase.