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Stolen car smashes into Dawson store wall

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DAWSON, GA (WALB) -

A Dawson convenience store's brick wall around it's sign is smashed, when a driver running from sheriff's deputies crashes into it.

About 4:30 this morning a man driving a 2010 Toyota Corolla passed a Terrell County Deputy on U.S. 82, running about 90 miles per hour.  

The deputy tried to stop him, and the driver sped up to almost 120 miles per hour. 

Dawson Police set up a roadblock entering town, where the car tried to turn on Pecan Street at 70 miles per hour, and crashed into the store's brick wall.  

Turns out the car was stolen.

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