Officer injured in high-speed chase

PLANTERSVILLE – A Plantersville police officer was taken to the North Mississippi Medical Center after hitting a light pole during a high-speed pursuit Wednesday night.
Plantersville Police Chief Robert Davis said the officer’s injuries were not serious, but he did have to be extracted from the vehicle. The accident happened at about 9:30 p.m. on Briar Ridge near Eason Boulevard.
It is unclear why the deputy was pursuing the vehicle, according to Davis.

NEMS Daily Journal

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