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Driver Slams Into Telephone Pole; Ending Police Chase

By Annie Potasznik | CBSDFW.COM |
Police officers take cover behind a squad car. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Police officers take cover behind a squad car. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – A police chase in Fort Worth ended Saturday when the suspect crashed his car into a telephone pole.

It happened after police responded to a domestic argument call at a home on the 4900 block of Wichita Street. A man jumped into his Prius and took off.

Police followed, deploying stop strips three times before the car struck a telephone pole at the intersection of Wichita St and Bisbee St. in Forest Hill.

The suspect is currently in custody facing various charges.

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