Shooting, car chase leave two hurt in Saugus
An overnight shooting in Saugus left two people injured after a car chase with police.
The chase, which reached speeds of more than 100mph, according to police, began about 2 a.m. on Route 1 in Saugus, according to WHDH. It soon led into a residential neighborhood, finally coming to an end on Elmwood Avenue, a dead-end street.
Neighbors told WHDH they heard cars speeding by followed by a series of gunshots.
A man was driving the car with a female passenger. They were taken to a hospital, and are expected to be released into police custody on Monday, according to WCVB.
The cause of the chase is unclear, but Saugus Police are investigating the situation.
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