Deadly Crash After Police Chase In Columbia

One person is dead after taking police on a chase this (Friday) morning in Columbia.

According to reports from ABC 17 authorities in Columbia starting chasing the driver at the Hitt Street garage, the chase was later called off when the driver went near I-70.

Police later found the driver around Providence road and the chase resumed.

The driver then crashed into a pole at the intersection of Providence Road and Locust Street.

The driver died on the scene and the person’s name is not yet being released.