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Man Faces Charges In Wake County High-Speed Chase

Posted March 12, 2004 11:56 a.m. EST

— One man is in trouble following a high speed chase in Wake County early Friday morning.

Morrisville police say they attempted to stop Terry Sims on Chapel Hill Road around 2 a.m. Friday.

Police say there was a short high speed chase, but police decided to back off because it was too dangerous. However, Sims apparently lost control and crashed into a light post at the corner of Evans Road and Dynasty Drive.

Sims was treated at the hospital and released. His passenger has a broken leg and hip, but no life-threatening injuries.

Police say Sims will be charged with felony speeding to allude arrest. His passenger does not face charges.