Police chase ends with crash, 1 dead - WNEM TV 5

Police chase ends with crash, 1 dead

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LINCOLN PARK, Mich. (AP) -

Authorities say a police chase in suburban Detroit has ended with a crash that left one person dead.

Police say the driver fled officers in Wyandotte on Monday night and a passenger was killed after the vehicle crashed, rolled and caught fire in the nearby community of Lincoln Park. Police say the driver had failed to heed a red light before the chase began.

Police say they believe the driver was intoxicated. He was taken into custody and was expected to face charges. An investigation is ongoing.

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