ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – St. Louis police have released the names of three people killed Thursday morning while fleeing from police. Lamont Cross, 22, Gregory Franklin, 23, and Dasha Rhodes, 20, were all from St. Louis.
Authorities say they died when their car crashed into four planters near the Grand Boulevard Bridge. Police say they were believed to be involved in a series of shootings. Officers spotted their Nissan car and saw one of them holding a weapon. A chase began and the driver lost control at the bridge.
The fourth person in the car is in the hospital listed in critical, but stable condition.
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