High speed chase trails through three counties

WEST POINT, Miss. (WCBI)- A stolen car and high-speed chase spans the Golden Triangle and ends at a West Point truck stop.

The pursuit started on Highway 82 in Lowndes County.

A deputy followed the red Hyundai onto Highways 45 Alternate and 182, then into Oktibbeha County.

The chase then went back into Lowndes County and up Highway 45 Alternate.

Officers eventually tracked down the vehicle at Love’s Truck Stop in West Point.

Lowndes County investigators said the driver and passenger, along with juvenile are in custody.

The car was reported stolen in South Carolina and the driver has at least one warrant for his arrest.

The incident remains under investigation and more information could be released tomorrow.

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