BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (FOX 2) - One person has died in a crash and another was injured early Wednesday morning in West Bloomfield Township following a brief police pursuit.
The crash happened near the roundabout at 14 Mile and Orchard Lake Road. That area of roadway was closed but reopened around 10:30 a.m.
Police say a traffic stop was initiated in Farmington Hills just before 4:15 a.m. at 13 Mile and Northwestern. The driver did not stop and sped off.
Police engaged in a brief chase but eventually terminated.
A short while later, the vehicle was involved in a crash. The driver hit a traffic light pole near the roundabout. No other cars were involved.
We're told the female driver was taken to the hospital in serious condition, and a male passenger was killed.
It's not clear yet why the driver didn't stop for police.
This is a developing story. Stay with us for updates.