High speed chase ends with 1 dead

Taylor County law enforcement officers were preparing to stage units at Tennille Wednesday in response to a high-speed pursuit of a stolen truck that had already crossed three county lines when they received word the chase ended in a fatal crash just miles from the Taylor border.

“We had gotten word about the pursuit and our dispatchers were on the phone with Dixie County dispatchers when the wreck happened,” Taylor County Sheriff’s Office (TCSO) Capt. Ron Rice said Thursday morning.

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