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Train forces short police pursuit to end

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The scene around 6:15 Monday evening on W. Franklin Street on the west side of Evansville. The scene around 6:15 Monday evening on W. Franklin Street on the west side of Evansville.

A short police chase ended Monday night with a man in custody.

Evansville police say a call came in to be on the lookout for a vehicle with two flat tires that was involved in at least two hit and runs on the west side of Evansville.

Officers spotted the vehicle and tried to stop it. The vehicle eventually forced to stop because of a train on West Franklin Street.

Police say the driver was arrested. Officers say he was heavily intoxicated.

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