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MCSO conducts manhunt after suspect flees traffic stop in Martin County

Posted at 2:15 PM, May 02, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-03 07:00:01-04

MARTIN COUNTY, Fla. -- The Martin County Sheriff's Office is conducting a manhunt for a suspect who fled a traffic stop.

MCSO says the man fled the traffic stop and ended up crashing his vehicle into a tree. He then took off on foot.

Deputies have set up a perimeter in the area of Bridge Road west of Kanner Highway and are searching for him on foot and by air.