Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Columbia police have officially charged a man who they say led officers on a chase and then crashed his car.

Nicholas Antonio Hayes, 21, is charged with failure to stop for blue lights.

Police say they tried to pull him over Tuesday because they thought he was driving a stolen car. Police say he didn't stop, and started driving away from officers.

During the chase, police say he hit other cars before ultimately crashing on Clement Road.

He's now being held at the Richland County Detention Center.