PORTLAND, Maine (Matt Byrne, Portland Press Herald) -- Two 17-year-olds from Maine who ran away from home together earlier this month were involved in a 40-mile police chase in southeastern Oklahoma Sunday night that resulted in a serious crash, according to authorities there.

The Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office reported that Collette Boure of Standish and Alexander Meyers of Portland ran away from home together in a family member’s Toyota Corolla.

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