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Officer Hurt During Police Chase in Lackawanna County
THROOP, Pa. -- A police officer was taken to a hospital after a chase through several communities in Lackawanna County. Throop police say the pursuit started just after midnight in the borough and ended when Shawn Merritt ditched the car and ran into the woods in Jermyn. Police say one Throop police car was hit during the chase.