High speed chase ends with crash in Hinesville, one injured & one arrested

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HINESVILLE, Ga. (WSAV) – A high speed chase ended with a crash in Hinesville, sending one person to the hospital and one person to jail.

According to Georgia State Patrol (GSP), the chase started in Long County Wednesday night when a trooper attempted to pull over a vehicle for speeding on Highway 84.

Troopers attempted a PIT maneuver on East Oglethorpe highway near Ralph Quarterman.

The suspect vehicle lost control and crashed.

GSP says a passenger was injured in the accident and taken to Liberty Regional Medical Center in Hinesville to be treated.

Another passenger was released at the scene. 

GSP arrested Geroge Bess, 19, on numerous charges including fleeing a police officer.

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