High-Speed Pursuit on Central Avenue in Ceres Kills Two
CERES, CA (July 20, 2021) – One person died and another sustained serious injuries after a high-speed pursuit on Central Avenue in Ceres Saturday night.
The fatal crash happened around 6:05 p.m. on July 17, near Hatch Road. According to the Ceres Police Department, officers tried pulling over a silver Volkswagen Beetle near Central and Herndon avenues. The driver did not stop and sped off at high speed, prompting a pursuit.
As the driver was heading northbound on Central Avenue toward Hatch Road, they lost control and crashed into a big rig. The car was lodged underneath the big rig.
Firefighters extricated two people from outside the car. Despite life-saving measures, the driver died at the scene. Paramedics transported the passenger to a hospital with life-threatening injuries.
This fatal crash remains under investigation. Anyone with further information is asked to call 209-545-7440.
We express our sincere condolences to the bereaved family and friends of the deceased. We also wish the injured party a fast recovery.
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