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High Speed Chase Results In Accident And Arrest

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San Andreas, CA — 21 year old Joseph Uvalles of San Jose was arrested and booked into the Calaveras County Jail following an early Wednesday morning two county high speed chase.

While driving a stolen vehicle Uvalles attempted to evade arrest by driving in a reckless manner at speeds in excess of 100mph. The chase originated in Amador County.

Due to his excessive speed Uvalles lost control of the vehicle while exiting a right hand curve in the Wallace area in Calaveras County. The 2007 Ford left the paved portion of the roadway and overturned.

Uvalles attempted to flee the scene on foot but was taken into custody and placed under arrest.

Written by Bill Johnson