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Vehicle crashes in downtown Wadena while allegedly fleeing police

Woman on the ground was fleeing police, authorities said.

Authorities responded to a one vehicle-crash during the noon hour Wednesday in downtown Wadena near the intersection of Aldrich Avenue and Highway 71/Jefferson Street South. The pictured female, center, allegedly fled police after being pulled over, using a white Oldsmobile Bravada which then apparently crashed into a signpost. The female was treated by paramedics and placed in police custody. A male was also treated by paramedics at the scene. He appeared to have suffered a leg injury.

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