Man arrested after Southern State Parkway chase

A Queens man was arrested Saturday for allegedly driving drunk and leading police on a pursuit through Nassau County.

A Queens man was arrested Saturday for allegedly driving drunk and leading police on a pursuit through Nassau County.

A Queens man was arrested Saturday for allegedly driving drunk and leading police on a pursuit through Nassau County. (1/30/16)

WOODBURY - A Queens man was arrested Saturday for allegedly driving drunk and leading police on a pursuit through Nassau County.

Police say Eddy Polanco, 24, drove off after an accident early Saturday morning, passing a trooper on the Southern State Parkway near Exit 14.

Polanco allegedly refused to pull over, exited the parkway at Exit 17 and lost control of the car, striking a trooper's vehicle on Hempstead Avenue.

Polanco is accused of fleeing from a police officer, reckless endangerment, driving while intoxicated and possession of marijuana.

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