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Ambulance Driver Cited for Reckless Driving in Petersburg Chase

PETERSBURG – A Petersburg [EMS worker] has been charged with reckless driving for pulling his ambulance into the path of a suspect who led police on a 10-minute chase through the Petersburg area Thursday afternoon.

The ambulance driver, Lt. Mark Talbott, with the Southside Virginia Emergency Crew was charged with reckless driving several hours after the fleeding suspect crashed into the back of his ambulance at 4:30 p.m.

The suspect, 22-year-old Kevin D. Foster, fled that crash scene on foot and was chased down by police. He faces 10 criminal charges, including reckless driving, hit and run, stolen property and driving on a suspended license.

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