Chase may have led to fatal NW Side crash

December 24, 2011 7:36:12 PM PST
One person is dead, two others injured, after a car crashed into a building on the city's Northwest Side.

It happened around 11 p.m. Friday night near Armitage and Lawler.

Police say that two cars were involved in a chase and that people inside were throwing objects at each other when one driver lost control and struck three pedestrians.

A 52-year-old man died. Two other pedestrians were hospitalized.

At least five people were taken into custody. Charges are pending.