Police chase in St. Clair Shores ends in fiery crash in Detroit

Suspect was driving stolen van

Published On: Aug 12 2012 11:25:47 PM EDT
DETROIT -

A police chase on Detroit's east side ends in a fiery crash.

The chase started in St. Clair Shores near I-94 and 9 Mile and ended on Hayes Road south of 8 Mile.

The suspect was driving a stolen van before it crashed into a civilian's car. Both vehicles erupted in flames.

The suspect fled on foot but was eventually caught by police.

The woman, Joyce Brooks, in the other vehicle was pulled to safety by neighbors. Both the suspect and Brooks were taken to the hospital. Brooks is currently listed in good condition. The suspect was taken as a precaution.