In Los Angeles, a police chase car accident led to the unfortunate death of one girl, age six. The girl was completely uninvolved in the chase or the criminal activity, but was struck by the car of the suspect being pursued.
Around 6:22 pm, the police chase began when a Los Angeles officer spotted an ongoing drug deal in the area. The police began a pursuit that continued for two minutes, ending in the residential area at Fenton Avenue and Vans Nuys Boulevard. Here, the suspect hit the girl, slamming her against the wall of a home. After being taken to the hospital, the six-year-old girl was unfortunately pronounced dead.
Los Angeles police have apprehended the suspect who is suspected for the drug deal and for the tragic hit and run police chase accident.
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