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High Speed Chase on Hanford Site

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TRI-CITIES, Wash.--Scary moments for Hanford patrol on the Hanford site Friday.

A man blows right through the Wye barricade prompting a high speed chase.

The case is now in the hands of the Benton County Sheriff's Office.

Deputies say 52-year-old Leslie Jantz of Yakima didn't stop and check-in at the Wye barricade.

Deputies add alcohol is involved and Jantz reached speeds of 90 miles per hour.

They did eventually get him into custody.

He's being arrested for felony eluding and trespassing on the Hanford site.

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