UPDATE: Pamlico County Deputy Wrecks Car In Chase, Suspect Taken To Hospital

A high speed chase has come to an end inside of Oriental.

An official with the Pamlico County Sheriff's Office says that the suspect was taken to CarolinaEast Medical Center after the chase came to an end around 11:00.

A deputy is said to have wrecked their car during the chase. They are said to be okay.

No word yet on what led to the chase other than that a law enforcement officer tried to make a stop, and the driver took off.

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An official with the Pamlico County Sheriff’s Office says that deputies are actively involved in a high speed chase.

The chase is said to have begun around 10:30 this evening and began on Highway 55 and Alligator Loop Road. Officials say the chase proceeded down Highway 55 and through Oriental.

No word yet on what started the chase or who the suspect is.

Stay with WITN.com as updates become available.


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