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High-speed chase ends in fatal crash

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Gwinnett County police are investigating a high speed police chase that ended in a deadly crash.

It began Saturday night when a Duluth officer ran a license plate for a stolen vehicle. The officer tried to pull the car over, but it sped away, leading police on a chase through the northern part of the city.

Authorities said that the driver of the stolen vehicle swerved into oncoming traffic on Peachtree Industrial Boulevard, hitting an innocent driver head-on.

That driver suffered from a broken leg.

The person in the stolen car was killed in the crash.

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