Two Killed after Car Fleeing from Police Crashes POSTED 12:12 PM, APRIL 4, 2017, BY IAN MCDONALD AND ERIC RUCKER, UPDATED AT 06:39PM, APRIL 4, 2017
STOCKTON — Two people were killed and one person was taken into custody following a police chase in Stockton, police said.

According to Stockton Police Officer Joe Silva, Stockton officers got a report of someone brandishing a gun in a car near East Hammer Lane and Holman Road. At the same time, police say, officers in Lodi said they were looking for that car in connection to an armed robbery at a Lodi Costco.

Stockton police tried to pull the gray Ford over, but it fled. The driver led officers on a one minute, one mile pursuit, reaching speeds of about 50 mph. The car ultimately hit a bicyclist and three other cars at West Hammer Lane and Alexandria Place.

The suspect vehicle flipped and was upside down.

Two people in the suspect car were pronounced dead at the scene, and a third was taken into custody.

Police pursuit leads to rollover crash two suspects are dead Hammer Ln., Stockton


The bicyclist and people in the other cars will be treated for their minor injuries.

The suspects have not yet been identified.

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