Mastic man leads cops on chase in Suffolk County

Cops say a man led them on a wild seven-mile chase in Suffolk County.The incident happened in the woods near the Riverhead courthouses around 11

EASTPORT - Cops say a man led them on a wild seven-mile chase in Suffolk County.

The incident happened in the woods near the Riverhead courthouses around 11 p.m. last night.

Cops say Jason Martin of Mastic was driving erratically on County Road 111 in Eastport.

When an officer tried to pull him over, they say the 29-year-old took off starting the chase from Eastport to Riverhead.

Cops say Martin crashed, was trapped and the officer chasing him pulled him out of the passenger door.

Martin did not suffer serious injuries.

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