UPDATE: Chase Ends with Two Shot
ROLLA, MO. (KMOX) - A wild police chase near Rolla with speeds reaching more than 100 miles an hour, ended with Phelps County Deputies shooting two men in the get-a-way car.
It started around 5:00 p.m. Thursday with a traffic stop on I-44. The pair sped-off and weaved through county roads then tried to run down an officer. That’s when a deputy opened fire.
The chase eventually ended when the speeding car crashing into a mobile home.
When officers took the men into custody they discovered their gunshot wounds. Both men were taken to hospitals for medical treatment. Their conditions were not released.
No officers were injured. Police say marijuana was found in the car.
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