Desperate dad arrested for speeding, driving without a license while rushing choking one-year-old daughter to hospital bonded out of jail by nurses

By MEGAN SHEETS FOR DAILYMAIL.COM

An Illinois man who was arrested for violating traffic laws while rushing his one-year-old daughter to the hospital has been bailed out of jail by a group of nurses.

Darius Hinkle unwittingly caused a car chase on Thursday as he sped to the hospital at over 100 miles per hour because his daughter was choking on a penny.

‘The first thing in my mind was to get her to the hospital,’ the father told FOX2.

Several squad cars were on his tail when they arrived at Touchette Regional Hospital in Centreville, where Hinkle was taken into custody after officers learned he didn’t have a valid license.

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