Ellsworth Chase 

A Sullivan man who led police on a chase before crashing a stolen car is facing a long list of charges.

Police say 23 year old Christopher Kidder stole a car from a business on High Street last night.

An officer spotted the car and gave chase but backed off when speeds reached 80 miles an hour.

Police say Kidder crashed the car going around a curve on Route 3 in Ellsworth.

Kidder was not hurt in the crash hat happened just before 12:30 A.M.

A section of Route 3 in Ellsworth was closed for about 4 hours while crews replaced the utility pole that was snapped in two by the impact.

Kidder is being charged with theft, burglary of a motor vehicle, operating without a license, alluding an officer and criminal speed.

Police say Kidder was already on probation and there was a warrant for his arrest.