FLINT, MI (WTVB)- One person is dead and two others in critical condition after the car they were in was hit by a State Police Trooper. Investigators say a trooper was trying to make a routine traffic stop near North and Pierson Roads in Flint, when the driver took off. During the chase, the fleeing vehicle failed to stop at an intersection, and the trooper collided with another car crossing through.
All three people in the car were taken to a local hospital where one later died. The trooper and a person doing a ride along were also taken to a hospital and were treated with non-life threatening injuries.
Michigan State Police are still investigating the chase and accident.
(courtesy MetroSource News)