After stealing a pickup truck from downtown Williamsport and taking area police on a lengthy high-speed chase Tuesday night, the driver pulled off of East Village Drive in Nisbet and surrendered, city police confirmed.

The pursuit lasted nearly 30 minutes and covered a large area that exceeded 20 miles, police said.

The chase started in the city, continued on I-180 West to the Reach Road interchange, where the driver got off, but then got right back on, this time heading east on 180, police said.

 

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