Colfax teen dies after crashing motorcycle into trees

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COLFAX, WIS. (WEAU)- A Colfax teen is dead after a high speed chase early Tuesday afternoon.

It happened just before two on county road "M" near Colfax.

The Dunn County Sheriff's Department says an officer tried to pull over the 19-year-old motorcycle driver. That's when he took off.

Less than a mile down the road, he couldn’t make a turn and crashed into some trees.

He was thrown from the bike, and pronounced dead at the scene.

His name has not been released.