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Driver charged after high-speed chase ends in Lawton

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COMANCHE COUNTY, Okla._The man responsible for a high-speed police chase from Elgin to Lawton Friday has been charged.

David Beydler has been charged with multiple counts including his third DUI, eluding police and assault and battery on a police officer. Authorities say Beydler initiated a chase on I-44 around 5:00 p.m. Friday with speeds topping 90 miles per hour. Elgin police, Oklahoma Highway Patrol and Comanche County sheriff deputies were involved. The chase ended in the Crosby Park neighborhood when Beydler slammed into an officers back bumper.

He is being held on a $500,000 bond and his preliminary hearing is set for the end of June.

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