Women arrested after car chase in North Elba

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NORTH ELBA, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Meghan McIntosh, 32, was arrested by State Police at North Elba on Knottingham Rd after troopers say she was driving drunk and refusing to pull over for a traffic stop.

Police say, Troopers tried to initiate a traffic stop but McIntosh refused to pull over which then followed into a 3-minute car chase that reached a top speed of 85 mph. The chase ended on Knottingham Rd. where Saranac Lake police and Lake Placid police set up a roadblock.

Charges:

  • Driving While Intoxicated
  • Resisting Arrest
  • Unlawfully Fleeing Police in a Motor Vehicle 3rd degree

McIntosh was released with appearance tickets for the Town of North Elba Court.

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