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Fewer accidents, more arrests from this year's Street Vibrations

A California motorcyclist in town for the annual Street Vibrations events allegedly drove 80 mph down Carson Street on Friday evening while being chased by deputies, according to the Carson City Sheriff's Office.

John Carr, 20, of Santa Clara, Calif., turned a deputy's head when he was allegedly clocked with a radar gun riding at 47 mph on South Carson Street, a 25 mph zone, according to the sheriff's report.

The deputy switched on his lights and siren but Carr allegedly sped up in response, going north on Carson Street through heavy traffic, "changed lanes numerous times and almost knocked …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Sep 24, 2012 09:57PM Published Sep 24, 2012 12:43PM Copyright 2012 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.