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4/19/07-Anderson County

Man Wrecks Vehicle Following Car Chase

A dramatic end to a high-speed chase in Henderson County. Officials say a man wrecked his vehicle on FM 323 southeast of Palestine on Tuesday.   Officials say they chased Lonnie Lankford, 50, who was said to be intoxicated, for about a mile and a half.  Lankford lost control of his vehicle and flipped it.  Officials say the car burst into flames.  Officers took Lankford out of the burning vehicle.  His condition is not known at this time. The incident is under investigation.

Oralia Ortega, Reporting.


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