Stolen car chase ends in three-car crash in Calif.


By Cassandra Braun
CONTRA COSTA TIMES

A stolen car pursuit from Martinez resulted in a three-car head-on crash on west bound Highway 4 near between Railroad Avenue and Bailey Road this afternoon, authorities said.

At about 2:20 p.m. Martinez police began pursuing a 1994 black Mustang that was stolen when the owner left the keys in the ignition.

Police chased the car at speeds in excess of 90-mph east on Hwy. 4 at which point Sheriffs Office deputies and Highway Patrol officers picked up the pursuit.

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