Two-Town Police Chase Leaves One Dead

One person is dead after their vehicle crashed and caught fire after being pursued through Warwick and Cranston.

Police say the chase began in Warwick, but they would not comment on whether it was a high-speed pursuit.

Police followed the vehicle into Cranston, where the person driving crashed shortly thereafter.

The vehicle burst into flames, requiring emergency crews to assist in removing the driver and passenger who were trapped inside.

One person was taken to the hospital with injuries, but it is not yet clear whether the driver or the passenger was killed.

Warwick and Cranston police say the incident is under investigation.

ABC6 News will post new details as the situation develops.