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High speed chase ends in crash near Cleveland/Gaston border

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GASTONIA, NC (WBTV) -

A high speed vehicle chase involving the NC Highway Patrol ended near the Cleveland County border with Gaston County Friday morning.

According to NC Highway Patrol in Gastonia, a Cleveland County trooper attempted to stop a person on US 74 near west Shelby and Mooresboro.

The person fled from the stop.

The Cleveland County troopers tried to use stop sticks. The chase wen into Gaston County on US 74 near the 74 business overpass.

Gaston Troopers already had stop sticks out.

The driver avoided the stop sticks and crashed into a patrol car.

No word yet on any injuries.

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