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High Speed Chase Crosses County Lines

High Speed Chase Crosses County Lines

A high speed chase in Wichita Falls crossed county lines Sunday and landed one man behind bars.

Wichita Falls Police said it started around 10 a.m. at Rathgeber Rd when officers tried to pull over a car they suspected had been stolen.

Police said the driver didn't pull over, and speeds reached up to 100 miles per hour during the chase that traveled down Hwy 281.

Officers say the chase ended just before church got out in the parking lot of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Windthorst.

The driver drove around the church and ended up rolling the vehicle down the hill landing on the front of three other parked vehicles.

Archer County Sheriff's Deputies are now in charge of the investigation. 

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