- Associated Press - Monday, October 24, 2016

CENTRALIA, Wash. (AP) - Authorities say a driver was killed and two passengers hurt after he lost control while speeding away from a police officer.

Q13 reports ( https://bit.ly/2dPte2Q ) an officer in Centralia tried to pull over the car around 2:15 a.m. Sunday. The driver refused to stop and the patrol officer was not able to keep up with the car. The officer found that the car had crashed into a residence.

Police said the 19-year-old driver and one passenger were both ejected from the car. The officer and firefighters attempted life-saving measures, but the driver died at the scene.

The Washington State Patrol is investigating the crash.


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