A woman is dead following a crash that resulted from a police chase last night in Nesquehoning.
The crash, involved a police officer from the Nesquehoning police department, happened around 6:30 p.m. on Route 209 in Nesquehoning, 1.5 miles north of the Route 93 (Broad Mountain) intersection.
Carola Sauers, 69, was pronounced dead at St. Luke's Hospital in Fountain Hill after being flown there by PennStar helicopter.
She was the passenger in a car driven by Michael Sauers, 64. He was transported to Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township, with serious injuries.