Two die in wreck after police chase
ST. GABRIEL - A wreck at the end of a police chase this morning killed two people in the vehicle authorities were pursuing, according to State Police.
Troopers said Kevdrinka Williams, 25, of Baton Rouge and Tremaine Wickem, 20, of New Orleans died in the wreck.
A spokesperson said Gonzales Police were chasing a vehicle into St. Gabriel after a shoplifting incident at the Tanger Outlet Mall. During the chase on La. 30 they said the suspect vehicle crashed head-on with a pickup.
State Police said the two people in the pickup had non-life-threatening injuries.