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VENICE, Ill. (KSDK) – A pickup truck driver has been injured following a police pursuit that lead to a crash in Venice, Ill. early Tuesday morning.

According to police, police pursued the truck on Illinois Route 3 when the driver lost control of it and slammed into a tree. The accident happened at Route 3 and Broadway.

The driver has been taken to an area hospital. No one else was injured.

There's no word on the condition of the driver or the cause of this pursuit at this time.

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