Detroit Police High Speed Fiery Crash

Posted by JTMUSIC on Aug. 14, 2009

DETROIT - A police chase on Detroits west side ended in a fiery and deadly explosion Thursday morning. Michigan State Police confirm that a man driving a pickup truck traveling on Michigan Avenue died after his vehicle struck a minivan as it passed through an intersection just before 7 a.m., sideswiped another vehicle and slammed into a utility pole before exploding. SkyFOX was overhead More..and captured video of the crash. The pickup was immediately engulfed in flames in a front of the Telway restaurant. Police say the minivan driver sustained minor injuries and was transported to the hospital. Click here to watch an interview the Telway owner. Fire and rescue crews extinguished the fire and later covered the pickup with a tarp. FOX 2s Lee Thomas reports that the chase started in Taylor after a report of a stolen vehicle in Monroe. The chase continued through several westside streets. Updated- Thursday, 13 Aug 2009, 8-49 AM CDT

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