A Southampton man with dozens of arrests was arrested again Friday night after he led police on a chase and crashed into a sport utility vehicle, police said.

Southampton Village Det. Sgt. Herman Lamison said in a statement that officers were conducting a narcotics surveillance in the area of Hillcrest Avenue about 9 p.m. When officers tried to conduct a vehicle stop, Joseph L. Coffey Jr., 51, led police on a pursuit, starting on West Prospect Street and ending at Hill Street and Captains Neck Lane, police said.

Coffey, driving a 1991 BMW west on Hill Street, drove in the eastbound lane for about a quarter-mile, police said. He tried to pass a 2005 Ford Escape, struck the vehicle, sending it into a row of privet and then Coffey spun out of control into a tree, police said.

The Escape's operator was extricated by the Southampton Fire Department and taken to Southampton Hospital, where he was treated for non-life-threatening injuries. Coffey was also taken to the hospital and treated for a broken femur, police said.

Police said Coffey was charged with: third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and fifth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, both felonies; seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, reckless driving, first-degree loitering, third-degree assault, unlawful fleeing from a police officer, second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and fourth-degree criminal mischief, all misdemeanors; and unlawful possession of marijuana, a violation.

Police said he was also issued 11 traffic tickets. Coffey was arraigned Saturday morning at Southampton Hospital and remanded without bail to the Suffolk County jail.

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Coffey has been arrested more than 53 times since 1990, police said.

Southampton Village Police were assisted by the New York State Police, Southampton Town Police and University Police.