High Speed Minivan Chase Sends Woman to Jail
A 90-mile-an-hour chase through Hallsboro Saturday ended near Bolton, and sent a South Carolina woman in jail.
Deputies were conducting a checking station at the intersection of Hallsboro Road South and Pierce Cemetery Road, according to the sheriff’s office, when Angela Mitchell approached the checkpoint driving a blue Dodge minivan.
The deputy was checking her information when she sped off, and deputies began pursuing Mitchell. At times the chase reached speeds of 90 miles per hour, according to the report, and Mitchell was driving erratically down N.C. 214.
The vehicle came to stop in the 8500 block of Green Swamp Road (N.C. 211) and Mitchell was arrested. She was charged with speeding, reckless driving, failure to stop for a stoplight, driving while license revoked, and fleeing to elude arrest. She listed her address as 1500 Hwy. 167, Myrtle Beach. Bond was set at $5,000.