UPDATE: Chase suspect crashes head-on into vehicle following police pursuit in Oklahoma City, 4 people taken to hospital

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OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – A police pursuit in Oklahoma City Thursday night ended with a head-on collision and four people in the hospital.

The chase ended in the 1900 block of Northwest 36th Street.

Four people, including two people from the suspect’s vehicle and two people from the vehicle it hit, were transported to a hospital.

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A crash that occurred following a police chase.

An Oklahoma City Police Department official said an officer pulled over an SUV at Northwest 36th and Hartford at 7:59 p.m. The driver took off in the SUV, prompting the chase.

Speeds reached up to 75 miles per hour. The chase was called off a minute and a half later because of high speeds.

The SUV, however, crossed the grassy median at NW 36th Street and Kentucky Avenue and crashed head-on into another vehicle at 8:02 p.m.

The four people in the crash suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

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