1 dead, 1 injured following police pursuit in southwest Detroit

1 dead, 1 injured following police pursuit in southwest Detroit

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DETROIT (WJBK) -

One man is dead and another injured after their stolen vehicle crashed into a utility pole on the city's southwest side.

FOX 2's Roop Raj says River Rouge police pursued the stolen vehicle earlier Thursday into Detroit when the driver slammed into the pole at a high rate of speed.

The victim's identity has not been released.

DTE crews are on the scene to restore power to several local businesses affected by the accident.

The investigation is ongoing.

We'll continue to update this story throughout the morning.

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