High-Speed Chase in Dubuque County

Two people remain at large after a high-speed chase in Dubuque County Thursday afternoon.

It happened on the south side of Dubuque shortly before 3 pm. The Dubuque County Sheriff’s Office says one of their deputies tried stopping a vehicle on Highway 61 near Kerrigan Hill for a traffic violation. The vehicle took off at a high rate of speed – the pursuit continued onto Twin Valley Drive, Rockdale Road, Old Mill Road and Kelly Lane. Dubuque Police assisted in the pursuit.

It came to an end when the driver and passenger drove through a yard on Kelly Lane and fled on foot into the woods.

The driver is believed to have a warrant for her arrest. The Dubuque County Sheriff’s Office is continuing to look into the case.