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Man arrested after police chase through Marion and Hancock Counties

Posted at 7:06 AM, Oct 24, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-24 07:06:31-04

HANCOCK CO. — A police chase through two counties on I-70 leads to a man behind bars early on Thursday.

Officers noticed that a pickup and its license plate didn't match and tried to pull the vehicle over near 14th Street and Pershing Avenue.

The truck sped up, reaching 100 mph going eastbound on I-70.

Stop-sticks were used to slow the driver down near the Post Road exit. The truck lost a front tire.

The chase ended a short time later in Hancock County near the Greenfield exit.

No one was hurt.