2 die when vehicle chased by Mich. State Police crashes

Associated Press

Kentwood, Mich. — A college student driving to school was one of two people killed when a vehicle leading police on a high-speed chase crashed into her car in western Michigan.

Michigan State Police say troopers tried to stop the car Saturday night when the driver of a vehicle fled when troopers tried to pull him over in the city of Kentwood, near Grand Rapids. The vehicle slammed into a car Tara Oskam of Grand Rapids was driving to Calvin College.

She and a passenger in the vehicle being chased were pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the vehicle police were pursuing suffered serious injuries. Authorities didn’t immediately release information about the driver or the passenger.