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Police car rammed during Hampshire pursuit

A police officer was taken to hospital after his car was rammed during a pursuit in Hampshire.

The Pc noticed a Mercedes driving at high speed in St Georges Avenue, Havant, and began following on Sunday.

The car failed to stop and during the chase reversed into the marked car at least twice. The officer was taken to hospital and later discharged.

Police are yet to find the Mercedes. A 24-year-old man, from Chichester, has been arrested.

He was held on suspicion of dangerous driving and failing to stop after an accident.

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