Man commits suicide after fleeing police from Hanover to York Township

YORK COUNTY, Pa.– A miles long police chase began in Hanover and ended with a man committing suicide in York Township.

According to the police release, authorities began chasing a suicidal man after a domestic incident in Hanover around 3:15 a.m. on December 6.

The chase ended at Springwood Road in York Township after police executed a PIT maneuver.

When the fleeing vehicle came to a stop, the driver committed suicide with a firearm.

The coroner was called to the scene and Springwood Road was closed for a period early Friday morning.

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