13-Year-Old Dies in NJ Police Chase

Police arrested three other youths in the carjacked vehicle

Monday, Aug 20, 2012  |  Updated 9:56 AM EDT
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13-Year-Old Dies in NJ Police Chase

A 13-year-old boy died when the carjacked vehicle he was riding in crashed during a police chase in northern New Jersey.

A 13-year-old boy died when the carjacked vehicle he was riding in crashed during a police chase in northern New Jersey, authorities said.
 
The Essex County prosecutor's office said Irvington police were pursuing the vehicle when it hit another vehicle and slammed into a utility pole late Sunday night.
 
Police arrested three other youths in the carjacked vehicle.
 
The prosecutor's office says a person in the vehicle that was hit was taken to a hospital with injuries that are not considered life-threatening.
 
Authorities are not releasing the names of those arrested because of their ages.

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