Man accused of fleeing Daytona Beach Shores police after crashing into multiple vehicles

DAYTONA BEACH SHORES, Fla. — Daytona Beach Shores police released dashcam video that they say shows a 29-year-old fleeing the scene of an accident and crashing into several other vehicles in the process.

Officers said they responded to a report of a crash involving injuries around 4:45 p.m. on Saturday near the intersection of South Atlantic Avenue and Dunlawton Boulevard. Police said one of the drivers involved in the crash, identified as Tyler Vahldieck, 29, fled the scene.


Police were able to follow Vahldieck as he drove away. Dashcam video released by police shows Vahledieck’s green Dodge Charger crash into several additional vehicles outside of Pirates Island Adventure Golf before again fleeing the scene.

Officers eventually successfully pulled Vahledieck over near the intersection of Dunlawton Avenue and Halifax Drive in Port Orange.

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Police said Vahldieck is facing charges of leaving the scene of a crash with property damage, aggravated assault on a law enforcement officer, fleeing/attempting to elude law enforcement, and DUI with property damage. His bond was set at $26,000.

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Sarah Wilson

Sarah Wilson, WFTV.com

Sarah Wilson joined WFTV Channel 9 in 2018 as a digital producer after working as an award-winning newspaper reporter for nearly a decade in various communities across Central Florida.

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