BROWNSBURG, Ind. (WISH) - Indianapolis Colts punter Pat McAfee got caught in the middle of a police chase Wednesday morning, and he live-tweeted the entire experience.
He tweeted after his vehicle was nearly struck by the fleeing SUV.
Ohhhhh My Lorrrdddd I almost just crashed into the run away car in a car chase— Pat McAfee (@PatMcAfeeShow) February 13, 2013
McAfee then pulled his vehicle over and tweeted photos and information based upon what he was seeing.
I'm pulled over... THAT WAS NUTSSS— Pat McAfee (@PatMcAfeeShow) February 13, 2013
2 end it,. Paramedics are working on getting folks out of the Chrysler..The SUV is still smoking..Helicopters flying overhead..This is crazy— Pat McAfee (@PatMcAfeeShow) February 13, 2013
After his initial tweets, McAfee created his own hashtag for the incident, tweeting with #IndyCarChase.
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