A speeding car being pursued by a Massachusetts state trooper on Interstate 95 crashed in Norwood early Saturday morning, leaving one person inside dead and another with life-threatening injuries, police said.
The officer attempted to stop the vehicle for speeding on I-95 northbound in Sharon just after 2:30 a.m., according to Massachusetts State Police. The vehicle refused to stop and sped off.
But shortly afterward, the vehicle crashed near Exit 11 in Norwood while traveling at a high speed, police said. The trooper who'd been chasing the vehicle called for an ambulance, and the fire department responded.
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Two men were inside the vehicle. The one believed to be driving was pronounced dead after being taken to Good Samaritan Hospital, police said.
Police initially said in a release the man was 23 years old, but he was identified later Saturday afternoon as 22-year-old Wildan Tmusic, of Revere.
The other occupant, a 20-year-old man, also from Revere, was taken to Boston Medical Center with life-threatening injuries. There was no update on his condition as of 4:30 p.m. Saturday.
No other vehicles were involved in the crash, according to police. The incident is still under investigation.