Chase, fiery crash injures 2 on I-55

July 7, 2009 5:48:32 AM PDT
A police pursuit ended in a fiery crash on the Stevenson Expressway and seriously injured two people. It happened late Monday night at the Pulaski ramp of the Stevenson. The driver of a car lost control, rolled over and caught fire.

The car was being pursued by Chicago police. Officers pulled the two men from the car. They are now hospitalized in critical but stable condition.

Police say they were pursuing the car after officers tried to stop it for a traffic violation.