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Police Chase Through Newport Ends with Crash Into Cruiser in Cincinnati

A police chase started in Newport and ended in Cincinnati overnight.

According to WXIX, the chase began on I-471 southbound, weaved through multiple cities before resuming on the northbound side of 471.

The suspect eventually crashed into a Cincinnati Police cruiser where an officer was on highway maintenance patrol.

The driver was taken to the hospital and will likely face multiple charges.

Whatever started the chase is unknown. This story will be updated when more information is learned.

-Staff report