High Speed Chase Ends in Crash

A domestic incident that began in Lovettsville ended with a crash in Purcellville this afternoon.

The altercation was reported after 1 p.m. One of the parties left the location and led deputies on a high-speed chase south on Rt. 287. The female driver reached speeds of over 80 miles per hour on the two-lane road and was seen passing cars dangerously passing other motorists.

The pursuit ended at the Rt. 287/Rt. 7 interchange in Purcellville, where the driver crashed near the on-ramp to the eastbound bypass. The driver was treated for minor injuries.

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