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Two die in wreck after police chase

2 years ago December 18, 2012 Dec 18, 2012 Tuesday, December 18 2012 Tuesday, December 18, 2012 11:20:40 AM CST in News
Source: Louisiana State Police
By: Russell Jones

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.


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