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High-speed chase in Dubuque County

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Authorities in Dubuque County are led on a high-speed chase, that ends in a crash.

It happened Thursday just before 3 p.m. when deputies tried to stop a vehicle at the Super 20 Mobile Home Park.

The Dubuque County Sheriff's Office said the vehicle took off, driving more than 100 miles per hour.

They said the driver, 36-year-old Jason Schumacher, left the mobile park, heading onto Whitetop Road, eventually losing control on Rockdale Road, crashing into a service shed.

He ran out of the vehicle, but was caught by officers, and arrested.  He's facing charges of Drug Possession with Intent to Distribute (2 counts), Eluding, Interference with Official Acts, Reckless Driving, and several traffic citations.

A passenger was taken to the Mercy Medical Center emergency room, and is being detained for questioning.

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