Police Pursuit Leads To Fatal Crash


SAN FRANCISCO—On Saturday, August 16, officers from the San Francisco Police Department reported a fatal car crash after a police chase involving an armed robbery.

The crash took place just before 8 p.m. at the intersection of Geneva and Prague near the Crocker-Amazon playground. San Francisco Police Department Officer Robert Rueca told ABC 7 SF that officers were pursuing the vehicle believed to be driven by suspects wanted for armed robbery. They began the chase downtown, but lost track of the target vehicle.

Authorities learned about a car crash where a bystander was killed and five people in the vehicle were injured and taken to the hospital for treatment.

Police officials have not made any arrests yet. As of Sunday afternoon, they have not released any additional information as they are still investigating the incident.

Police Pursuit Leads To Fatal Crash was originally published on San Francisco News