MIAMI (AP) - Authorities say a woman has died after the car she
was driving collided with a police cruiser during a chase in Miami.
According to a news release, officers spotted a speeding car
while conducting traffic stops on Interstate 95 early Saturday
morning. Police followed the car and tried to pull over the driver,
but instead collided with the Nissan Altima that the woman was
driving. The Nissan then crashed into a house.
Crews from Miami-Dade Fire Rescue were called to the scene, but
the driver of the Nissan died from her injuries. The woman's name
wasn't immediately released. Authorities believe she was about 24
or 25 years old.
Officials are still investigating the crash.
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