Woman arrested following high-speed pursuit, rollover crash in stolen vehicle


KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – A woman was arrested and charged following a high-speed pursuit in a stolen vehicle that ended with a rollover crash Friday night in the 5000-block of Clinton Highway, according to court documents.

Tasheina Turner was arrested and charged with evading arrest – vehicle involved, leaving the scene of an accident, speeding and theft of property $10,000-$60,000.

Court documents say a black dodge truck was stolen from the Chick-Fil-A on Clinton Highway.

During the pursuit, Turner was allegedly driving approximately 90 MPH in a 45 MPH speed zone. Turner also nearly struck a KPD cruiser before hitting two vehicles. The occupants of those vehicles refused medical treatment.

Turner was transported to UT Medical Center for treatment.

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