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KY Police chase ends in arrest

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MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) -

A Kentucky man faces numerous charges after speeding away from a safety checkpoint Saturday night.

31-year-old Cornelius Hill from La Center sped away from the checkpoint on Highway 305 in McCracken County after troopers asked him to step out of his vehicle for a sobriety test.

Police say during the chase Hill ran through a ditch and a gas station parking lot before wrecking his vehicle. After wrecking, Hill tried to flee on foot before a trooper used a taser on him.

Hill was sent to the hospital for a checkup and then locked up in the McCracken County Jail. 

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