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Pineville police chase ends in violent crash; 2 injured

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The chase came to an end around midnight Sunday morning. The wreckage could be seen on Lancaster Highway near Lullingstone Road.
The chase came to an end around midnight Sunday morning. The wreckage could be seen on Lancaster Highway near Lullingstone Road. WBTV

A police officer and a suspect were injured during an overnight chase near Pineville.

A source tells WBTV an officer inadvertently collided with the suspect during the pursuit and the suspect flipped out of his vehicle.

Both the officer and suspect were taken to the hospital for treatment, according to a source.

The chase came to an end around midnight Sunday morning. The wreckage could be seen on Lancaster Highway near Lullingstone Road.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police were on scene investigating.

The suspect is said to be in critical condition, but the officer is expected to be fine.

No names have been released.

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