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Iowa State Patrol: ‘Speed doesn’t win,’ pursuit ends in arrest, no injuries

In a Facebook post, officials said the chase began at 6:51 a.m. just west of Williamsburg and...
In a Facebook post, officials said the chase began at 6:51 a.m. just west of Williamsburg and ended 70 miles later on I-80 east of Des Moines.(Iowa State Patrol)
Published: Apr. 23, 2021 at 9:36 AM CDT
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CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG) - The Iowa State Patrol arrested a driver after a high speed chase that covered about 70 miles on I-80 Thursday.

In a Facebook post, officials said the chase began at 6:51 a.m. just west of Williamsburg and ended east of Des Moines.

The suspect vehicle reportedly reached speeds of 111 mph.

Law enforcement used several stop sticks to destroy the vehicle’s tires.

Officials released a photo of the vehicle after the pursuit ended with the caption, “SPEED DOESN’T WIN.”

No one was injured as a result of this chase.

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