Late-night car chase crosses border

A BEECHWORTH man has led police on a high-speed chase from Wodonga to Albury after he was detected driving at 100km/h in a 60km/h zone.

Wodonga police Sgt Ross Draper said the man was first seen travelling at 100km/h in a 60km/h zone in High Street, Wodonga, at 11.40pm on Wednesday.

Sgt Draper said the man, driving a Ford sedan, had refused to pull over and led police across the Lincoln Causeway.

Albury police took up the chase over the border and the car was eventually pulled over on Mungabareena Road to Mungabareena Reserve.

There were no passengers in the car.

A Beechworth man, 50, will be charged on summons for offences in both states.

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