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Robbery Suspect Wrecks Car While Fleeing From Police

Posted November 11, 2002 1:25 a.m. EST

— Greensboro and Kernersville police officers joined in a midmorning chase of a holdup suspect, ending their pursuit when the suspect's car crashed.

Authorities say the chase began after a man robbed a Subway restaurant in Greensboro. Another man called police, saying he was following the suspect's vehicle.

Greensboro police chased the suspect's car into Forsyth County, where the suspect wrecked near the N.C. 66 exit on Business Interstate 40 in Kernersville.

The suspect was injured in the crash and taken to Baptist Hospital for treatment.