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News: 2 killed when Linn Co. police chase ends in crash

LINN CO., IA - Two people were killed after colliding head-on with a dump drunk while attempting to flee deputies in Walford on Tuesday.

According to KWWL, the pursuit began after deputies received reports of a reckless driver on Highway 151.

The pursuit was suspended after several minutes due to the driver becoming more erratic. Moments later, the fleeing vehicle slammed head-on into a northbound dump truck.

Both the vehicle's driver and his female passenger were ejected in the crash and pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the dump truck was unhurt.

No identities have been released at this time.

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