Charlotte couple arrested after police chase ends in construction zone

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A couple is in custody after leading police on a chase through a construction zone.

The chase happened Thursday afternoon in east Charlotte along Hawthorne Lane. Police say they couple was driving a stolen car and when officers attempted to make a stop, they fled onto Hawthorne Bridge, which is under construction. 

The car came within feet of going off the edge and onto the highway. Police have not released the couple's names or what charges they face.