NC man arrested for racing, driving while impaired, leading deputies on chase

North Carolina News
Rowan County Sheriff's Office

Rowan County Sheriff’s Office

STATESVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina sheriff’s office says deputies have arrested a man for racing on Interstate 85, driving while impaired and leading authorities on a chase.

The Salisbury Post reports the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office filed multiple charges against 28-year-old Steven Woods II, including driving while impaired and speed competition.

According to the sheriff’s office, Woods was driving his Dodge Challenger south on I-85 on Sunday at 100 mph and left the interstate when deputies tried to stop him.

He drove his car through a homeowner’s yard before he was apprehended.

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