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Man leads police on motorcycle chase into Lancaster County


A 22-year-old man faces felony charges after he led police on 130 mph motorcycle chase into Lancaster County.

State Police in Reading say they were attempting to stop John Stanly, 22, of Stevens Pa for speeding along the highway US222 southbound in Spring Township,Berks County. Instead of stopping, Stanley lead the police on a chase going over 130 mph police said.

The pursuit ended when Stanley lost control and slammed into another vehicle in East Cocalico Township. Stanley was seriously injured, he was immediately taken to Reading Hospital.

Police say Stanley was riding with a suspended license and had been drinking. He is now charged with Felony charges of fleeing and eluding, DUI, and multiple moving violations..


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