SACRAMENTO - An early morning police pursuit in Stockton culminated with the driver of the pursued car losing control and crashing.
The individual, preliminary described as male, died from his injuries, Stockton police reported.
The chase began at 2:32 a.m. when an officer tried to pull over a car but the driver didn't yield, the police report said. It wasn't clear if it was at Sixth and Hunter streets but that is where the driver allegedly rammed his car into a patrol car.
The pursuit continued south onto El Dorado Street. As the driver approached Interstate 5, he lost control of his car and wrecked.
The California Highway Patrol and Stockton Police Department were investigating.