NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – There’s sad news to report this Christmas.
A police chase in Ulster County ended in the death of an 11-year-old girl.READ MORE: Nor'easter Triggers Blizzard Warning In Suffolk County, As New York Braces For Widespread Snowfall
It happened on I-87 Christmas Eve in the town of Ulster.
State Police say a trooper stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation, but right after the stop the driver fled the scene.READ MORE: Some Women Suffering From Long COVID Say Extreme Hair Loss Is Among Symptoms
A chase followed that later resulted in a three vehicle crash.
The driver, 39-year-old Tristan Goods of Hollis, Queens, was hospitalized. An 11-year-old passenger, Monica Goods of Brooklyn, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The investigation is continuing.MORE NEWS: New York City Braces For Major Winter Storm; DSNY Pretreats Roads, Has 1,800 Snow Plows Ready
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