19-year-old dies, 2 others hurt when police chase ends with crash

BELLEVUE, Pa. — One person died and two others are hurt after a crash following a police chase Monday evening.

Avalon police attempted a traffic stop at the intersection of California Avenue and Homes Street around 4:50 p.m.

Police said the car initially pulled over but then sped away.

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The car then crashed at the intersection of Florence and Shade avenues.

All three men in the car were taken to the hospital. One of the men, 19-year-old Tyrone Jackson, died Monday night, according to the Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Office.

Officers said they found a firearm inside the car.

Anyone with information is asked to call Allegheny County’s police tip line at 1-833-ALL-TIPS.

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