ST. JOHN, Ill. — A police chase that started in Dyer, Indiana ended in a crash in nearby St. John, leaving a person dead and a Lake County sheriff’s deputy injured.
The incident involving three vehicles started around 2:30 a.m. Tuesday. Police say a white Chevy Impala struck another vehicle, then a Lake County sheriff deputies car before flipping over.
The driver of the Chevy died.
The sheriff’s deputy suffered a broken wrist. The driver of the third vehicle involved suffered non-life threatening injuries.
No further information has been provided at this time.