KANSAS CITY, Mo. - One person is dead following an overnight crash.
It happened just around midnight Friday at E. 51st St. and Brooklyn Ave., in Kansas City, Mo.
Police say the driver hit a pole. According to Police Chief Darryl Forte, the driver of the vehicle lost control during a police chase. According to Forte's tweet, the department's helicopter was following the vehicle. No police cruisers were involved.
Police also say four adults were taken to the hospital with injuries. The extent of their injuries is unknown.
The man killed in the crash has been identified as 20-year-old Chad English.
Fatality crash this morning after driver lost control while eluding police. Helicopter was following the vehicle.No police cruisers involved— chiefforte (@ChiefForte) December 28, 2013