Police chase of homicide suspect ends in crash, 4 injured

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Southbound Paseo is blocked from 73rd to 75th streets after a police pursuit ended in a three-car wreck.

According to Kansas City police, officers were chasing a homicide suspect when the crash occurred around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday. Three civilians and the suspect were hurt in the wreck and taken to an area hospital.

The officers involved were not injured.

Police say the suspect was driving north in an SUV when he ran a red light at 75th and Paseo and struck a Volvo, which in turn hit a van.

A female passenger in the suspect's vehicle was not hurt in the crash and is being questioned by police.

We have a crew on the scene. Stay with KSHB.com for updates.

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