Pursuit ends in fatal crash

Pursuit ends in fatal crash

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CASA GRANDE, AZ - A border patrol chase ends in a crash killing four people and injuring seven others.

Their SUV crashed in an Arizona farm town south of Phoenix.

Casa Grande Police says border and homeland security agents spotted two vehicles driving together early Wednesday in the remote area frequently used as a smuggling route.

When agents tried to stop them the SUV took off.

A police officer then saw the SUV crash into a yard.

Police say three people died at the scene and another at a hospital.

Five others were hospitalized with serious injuries and two with lesser injuries.

All, but the driver, are suspected illegal immigrants.

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