High-speed chase with suspected car thief ends in crash in West - wistv.com - Columbia, South Carolina

High-speed chase with suspected car thief ends in crash in West Columbia

(Source: Lauren Morris) (Source: Lauren Morris)
COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) -

A high-speed chase through downtown Columbia ended in a crash in West Columbia, according to the Richland County Sheriff's Department.

Department spokesman Lt. Curtis Wilson said the chase began when the suspect stole a black vehicle around 2:30 p.m. Deputies noticed the car and immediately gave chase through Columbia into West Columbia.

The chase ended after the suspect crashed into an SUV on Highway 378 near Lexington Medical Center.

The suspect has already been taken into custody.

The driver of the other vehicle treated at the scene.

The suspect's identity has not yet been revealed.

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