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Female carjacker leads pursuit that ends w/ fatal crash near SD

At least six vehicles were impacted during a high-speed chase that ended with a fatal crash in Coronado, Calif. on Thursday Mar. 3, 2011.

March 3, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
A wild pursuit came to a deadly ending near San Diego after a female carjacker took a truck at knifepoint.

She and a victim inside the truck were both killed in a fiery crash along the Silver Strand in Coronado at the end of the high-speed chase on Thursday.

At least six vehicles were impacted.

Sheriff's investigators said the woman approached two people who were detailing the truck in Imperial Beach and threatened them with the knife. She took the car while a man was still in the backseat.

The identities of the victim and the carjacker were not released.

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