NJ car theft leads to chase, crash and fatality

January 26, 2011 3:21:08 AM PST
Two men are under arrest in Newark Wednesday after they allegedly stole a car and led police on a late-night chase.

The incident began in Elizabeth around 11 p.m. Tuesday.

Shots were apparently fired during the chase, though it's not clear who did the shooting.

The suspects crashed on northbound Routes 1 and 9, causing major traffic.

Two tractor trailers also crashed in the backup, killing one person.

The incident is under investigation.

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