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Suspect crashes into telephone pole after police chase in Port Wentworth

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PORT WENTWORTH, GA (WTOC) -

A suspect is in the hospital after crashing into a telephone pole in Garden City after a police chase.

Port Wentworth Police Department had a checkpoint set up and observed a vehicle turn around to avoid the checkpoint.

When officers attempted to stop the vehicle, the driver sped away.

During the chase, the suspect lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a telephone poll at Pipkin Ave and Hwy 25 in Garden City. 

According to authorities on scene, the suspect was transported to the hospital with “visibly serious injuries.”

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