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High Speed Chase in Trempealeau

  • Written by Bob Gabrielson
  • Published in News

(12/16/13) A 19-year-old western Wisconsin man is facing possible charges, for a high-speed chase in which he allegedly struck the pursuing officer's squad car twice.

 It happened late Saturday night in Trempealeau.  Police said they tried stopping the driver for traffic violations, and he drove off.  A pursuit continued at speeds up to 100-miles-an-hour.  Three passengers in the vehicle jumped out during the incident.  The driver ended up stopping voluntarily.  No injuries were reported.  The 19-year-old was arrested and taken to jail.  The incident remains under investigation.

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