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UPDATE: Police Investigate High Speed Chase In Salisbury

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SALISBURY, Md. - The Salisbury Police Department is investigating a high speed chase and car crash in Salisbury.

Authorities tell WMDT the incident originated in a traffic stop that happened in the area of Vine and Snow Hill Road in Salisbury. Officers were reportedly speaking with a female passenger of the vehicle, who had stepped outside of the vehicle. During this time, the male operator reportedly left the traffic stop at a high rate of speed. Officers say they followed that individual and observed the vehicle strike some type of utility pole on East Main Street in the area of Church Street.

Officers say the male driver reportedly fled that scene on foot, and after a foot pursuit, he was apprehended and transported to PRMC for evaluation.

Police say the incident is still under investigation. The Salisbury Police Department is reportedly being assisted by Maryland State Police and the Wicomico Bureau of Investigation.

 

 

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