17-Year-Old Boy Killed in High-Speed Pursuit in Vallejo [Vallejo, CA]

17-Year-Old Boy Killed in High-Speed Pursuit in Vallejo [Vallejo, CA]
17-Year-Old Boy Killed in High-Speed Pursuit in Vallejo [Vallejo, CA]

Teen Driver Dies During High-Speed Pursuit in Vallejo Area

 
VALLEJO, CA (August 8, 2022) – A 17-year-old boy was killed in a high-speed pursuit in Vallejo on Friday, August 5.
 
Around 12:37 a.m., CHP officers observed a red Chevrolet pickup truck speeding and they attempted to pull the vehicle over. However, the driver failed to yield and led them on a brief pursuit. The pursuit ended when the vehicle crashed in the area.
 
As a result of the crash, the teen driver who was not wearing a seat belt was ejected from the truck. He suffered fatal injuries and died at the scene.
 
A passenger in the car, a 16-year-old girl, sustained minor injuries and was transported to a hospital.
 
The California Highway Patrol did not disclose the location of the pursuit and crash.
 
An investigation is ongoing. CHP officers encouraged witnesses to contact the CHP’s Solano office at 707-639-5600.


We would like to extend our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of the deceased.


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