Trucker gets 21 years for targeting police cars during drug-fueled chase

A Mississippi truck driver has been sentenced to 21 years in prison for a drug-fueled chase on Interstate 81 through Maryland in which he targeted police and caused four collisions.

McNeel testified at his trial he had used methamphetamine and a synthetic drug known as “bath salts” the morning before the chase on Dec. 20, 2010. He claimed he couldn’t remember the chase.

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