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Police pursuit ends with crash at Cornwall St.

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

A police pursuit ended with a crash at Cornwall Street and Stella Ave. when the driver ran a stop sign and hit another vehicle.

The Chatham County Sheriff’s Office started a police chase with a white SUV. Georgia State Patrol took over the chase at Gwinnett and Endley streets.

After the crash, the driver exited the vehicle and attempted to flee on foot but GSP stopped him with a Taser.

According to police, the suspect had drugs in his system, was a convicted felon and had a firearm in his possession. He was transported to the hospital with injuries. The backseat passenger in the suspect’s vehicle was a wanted person and was also transported to the hospital with injuries. A third passenger, a female in the front seat was also transported with injuries.

The victim of the wreck was transported to the hospital with injuries. He was alert and conscious when he was transported, according to officials.

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