Troopers: Motorcyclist Leads Martin County Troopers On High Speed Chase

An investigation is underway following a motorcycle chase in Martin County.

The Highway Patrol says that it happened around 1:30 a.m. on Highway 64 near the Bear Grass Road overpass.

Arrested was 39-year-old Joshua Eggleston of Jonesboro, Georgia.

Troopers say that Eggleston reached speeds of around 136 mph in a 70 mph zone.

Eggleston has been charged with felony speeding to elude arrest, driving while impaired, and wreckless driving.

We’re told there were no collisions and no injuries involved.

Online records show that Eggleston has bonded out of jail.

Troopers could not provide more details on the case and referred us to the district attorney.


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