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NORFOLK -- Emergency crews had to help a man who became impaled on a fence following a foot pursuit by officers Wednesday.

According to police spokeswoman Karen Parker-Chesson, the incident occurred in the 900 block of Reservoir Ave. around 3 p.m.

The victim was transported to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital. The severity of his injuries are unknown.

No further information was released.

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