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Long Beach Motorcycle Pursuit Ends in 2 Fatalities

LONG BEACH (KTLA) — Two people died on Monday morning after a motorcyclist led police on a short pursuit on the 605 freeway in Long Beach.

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A motorcycle slammed into a minivan after a pursuit, killing the motorcyclist and the driver.

The motorcyclist exited the freeway and slammed into a minivan at the intersection of Norwalk and Wardlow around 6:10 a.m., authorities said.

Both the driver of the minivan, a female in her 60s, and the motorcyclist died.

The intersection was expected to be closed until noon on Monday while authorities investigate the crash.