Wilmore officer nearly hit, driver chased into Lexington

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WILMORE, Ky. (FOX 56) – A close call for a Jessamine County officer.

Wilmore Police said a driver was pulled over for speeding early Monday morning on East Main Street near Lexington Avenue.

As the officer approached the vehicle, the driver took off, nearly hitting the officer.

Wilmore Police and sheriff’s deputies chased the car until it went into Lexington.

They have not found the driver at this point.

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