High speed chase ends in crash

By Web Staff – email

OPELIKA, AL  (WTVM) –  A high speed chase in East Alabama sends two people to the hospital after the suspect crashed into their car.

Opelika police say 48-year-old Dawayne Baker led police on a chase after officers tried to pull him over for a traffic violation.

Baker crashed into a car in front of Village Mall in Auburn and then ran into a utility pole.

The driver and passenger in the other car were taken to the hospital and treated for minor injuries.

Baker was taken to jail.

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