Police chase ends in fatal multi-vehicle crash in South Gate; Several suspects on the run

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Tuesday, October 10, 2023, 5:17 a.m

Police chase ends with fatal multi-vehicle crash in South Gate

SOUTH GATE, Calif. (KABC) — A wild chase with a stolen vehicle ended in a fatal crash in South Gate on Monday.

The Sheriff’s Department said it all started when officers began pursuing the driver of a vehicle that had been reported stolen in the East Los Angeles area. The pursuit ended around 3:30 p.m. when the driver crashed near Southern Avenue and State Street

At least five cars were hit. Eyewitness News cameras captured several damaged vehicles, including a gray Range Rover.

Authorities say a man was killed while driving a gray Nissan Sentra. Officials did not provide any information about which of the five vehicles was reported stolen.

One suspect has been arrested, but police are still looking for two other suspects.

Anyone with information is urged to contact authorities.

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Laura Coffey

Laura Coffey is a Worldtimetodays U.S. News Reporter based in Canada. His focus is on U.S. politics and the environment. He has covered climate change extensively, as well as healthcare and crime. Laura Coffey joined Worldtimetodays in 2023 from the Daily Express and previously worked for Chemist and Druggist and the Jewish Chronicle. He is a graduate of Cambridge University. Languages: English. You can get in touch with me by emailing: LauraCoffey@worldtimetodays.com.

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