3 people hurt in high speed chase in Union & Knox Counties

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Three people have been taken to U.T. Medical Center after a high speed chase Saturday night.

Police say it started on Tazewell Pike in Plain View.

Officers lost sight of the car, but quickly located the wrecked car on Jim Wolfe Road.

Two people were found inside the car. Another person was found in nearby bushes.

Officers aren't sure why the driver was trying to get away.

We'll have more details as they become available.

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