LOWER NAZARETH, Pa. (CBS) — A car slammed into a concrete barrier, killing a man driving the vehicle in Northampton County. According to authorities, Pennsylvania State Police were pursuing that vehicle before the crash.
Investigators say a speeding Lexus slammed into two cars and then a concrete barrier on Route 248 Tuesday afternoon.READ MORE: Brotherly Love: Zummo Bike Donating Refurbished Bikes To Montgomery County Kids For Seven Years Strong
The Lexus was driven by 24-year-old Jimmy Nguyen. He died in the crash.READ MORE: Only Part Of MLK Drive Will Reopen To Vehicles On Wednesday Due To Bridge Repairs
Investigators say the pursuit began when Nguyen failed to pull over for police near Wegman’s Road, sped away and struck a vehicle.
The driver of a white Mercedes was taken to the hospital with what police describe as moderate injuries.MORE NEWS: Upper Merion School District: Teachers, Staff Must Be Vaccinated Against COVID-19 Or Routinely Get Tested