Pilger Man Arrested After Chase

PILGER – A rural Pilger Nebraska man is in jail after a chase with authorities.

Stanton County Sheriff Mike Unger says 29-year old Michael Temme was arrested early Thursday. Sheriff Unger says deputies tried to pull Temme over on Highway 15 north of Pilger when Temme took off.

Unger said eventually Temme drove into a field and hit an embankment, after which he was taken into custody.

Temme faces multiple charges, including willful reckless driving and driving while intoxicated.

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