Updated: March 13, 2014 at 9:54 pm
A 28-year-old carjacking suspect is accused of leading authorities on a rush-hour chase from Longmont to Lone Tree, wrecking several vehicles and leaving Front Range residents focused on their televisions and radios as the drama unfolded.
A state trooper was seriously injured Wednesday morning after the suspect's vehicle struck him while he was putting down spike strips.
Douglas County police arrested Ryan Cole Stone after an hour-long pursuit through the metro area that reached speeds of 100 miles per hour.
Stone is accused of stealing a vehicle with a 4-year-old boy in the back seat and then carjacking two other vehicles while a news helicopter tracked his every move.