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Alleged truck thief claimed zombie pursuit

From UPI.com Published: April 10, 2013 at 2:04 PM

TEMECULA, Calif., April 10 (UPI) —¬†Authorities in California said a man accused of crashing a stolen truck loaded with strawberries on an interstate said he was being chased by zombies.

The California Highway Patrol said Jerimiah Hartline, 19, of Tennessee stole the semi from a weigh station on Interstate 15 in Rainbow around 6 p.m. Saturday and drove it to Temecula, where he collided with a Toyota Tacoma that in turn struck a Toyota 4-Runner and a Mercedes, The (Riverside) Press-Enterprise reported Wednesday. . . . Read Complete Report