This pursuit should have been called off after 5 minutes, we all know the risk of innocent bystanders getting killed !! A soul could have been saved !!
Phila. man faces murder charge after deadly chase - Philly.com
Police said Gregory Alston, 39, of the 4500 block of Fernhill Street - a convicted felon with 21 prior arrests, including for attempted murder, weapons and escape - was behind the wheel.
Alston sped off, police said, beginning a 15-minute pursuit through six neighborhoods during which he drove on the wrong side of Broad Street and pedestrians had to jump out of the way. It ended when Alston, driving east on a westbound street, smashed into a 1995 Honda Accord at 10th and Ontario Streets.
A man in the passenger seat of the Accord, whom police had not yet identified, was pronounced dead at the scene. The car's driver, a 26-year-old woman, was is in critical condition at Temple University Hospital, police said. The 4-year-old was in critical condition at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, suffering head trauma but expected to survive.