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Man Arrested For Leading Police On A High Speed Chase

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A Clare man is in jail tonight after leading deputies on a high speed chase for nearly an hour.

Deputies say it all started in Traverse City on Garfield Road around eleven last night, where they chased the driver toward Kingsley and then East on 113 toward Fife Lake, ending on US 131 in Wexford County. 

Deputies say the man attempted to cross the grassy median but crashed into a cop car.

The driver was arrested and is facing a long list of charges including drunk driving.

The passenger was also arrested.