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Cumberland deputy injured during chase

Posted September 18, 2008 8:59 p.m. EDT
Updated September 19, 2008 9:26 a.m. EDT

— A sheriff’s deputy was injured Thursday evening during a chase that started in Hope Mills and ended in Fayetteville.

The car the deputy had been chasing rammed into the cruiser on Canady and Seawell streets just before 8 p.m., authorities said.

The deputy was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The three people in the car were arrested, but authorities withheld their names.

It was not immediately known why the deputy began the chase.