Driver Fleeing From Kansas City Police Stop Crashes, Dies

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Police in Kansas City say a driver has died after fleeing from a police stop and crashing in a northeastern part of the city. Police say in a news release that the incident began Monday afternoon when officers tried to stop a car suspected in an assault, and the driver fled. As officers chased the car, it went out of control, hit a concrete wall, then a pole and a parked vehicle. Police say the driver died at the scene. The name of the driver had not been released by Tuesday morning.