Hillsboro Police report a Sunday afternoon incident where a motorist fled from a police officer, but later crashed that vehicle into a guardrail.

Police saw the motorist in the area of Fairgrounds Road, when the car sped away from the scene. The policeman tried to stop the vehicle, only to see the motorist accelerate. The chase eventually ended when the motorist crashed his vehicle in the 6000 block of State Route 138- headed toward Greenfield.

The subject, who has not been identified in the police report, was taken into custody and treated for injuries. Officers discovered drug related items in the car and confiscated as evidence. Two outstanding warrants were also found for the subject.