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Wild Police Chase In Sydney Ends As Vehicle Collides With Pole

Two people have been arrested as a police chase concluded in a dramatic fashion in Sydney’s north-west.

The beaten up Hyundai crashed into a traffic light pole at an intersection near Barclay Road in North Rocks, which drove at high speeds across Sydney for nearly an hour.

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The chase began just prior to 10am on Thursday when police became aware of the vehicle driving at high speeds in Sydney’s south-west.

It drove on the M5 and M7 motorways – with NSW Police making the decision to call off the pursuit in the interest of public safety.

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Footage from a Nine News helicopter shows the vehicle speeding through multiple intersections. The female passenger was seen with her feet up on the dashboard, and using her mobile phone.

Several plain-clothed and uniformed officers swarmed the car when it crashed, placing the male and female in handcuffs before arresting them and taking them into custody.

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