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4 killed in crash stemming from car chase on US 64

CONWAY, AR (AP) - Authorities say the four people who died in a vehicle crash near Conway were members of one family. 

Faulkner County Coroner Patrick Moore identified the victims of Sunday's crash as Frank San Felippo and Judith Ellen San Felippo of Sun City, Ariz.; their son, 35-year-old John N. San Felippo; and their grandson, 10-year-old Jersey San Felippo. John and Jersey San Felippo are from Vilonia.

The crash occurred on U.S. Highway 64 east of Conway about 12:30 p.m. Sunday. Television station KLRT reports that witnesses told the Arkansas State Police that a vehicle was chasing another vehicle when it spun out of control and hit two other vehicles.

Authorities say a woman in the car with the San Felippos survived and is at a Little Rock hospital.


 

VILONIA, AR (AP) - State Police say four people have been killed in a crash stemming from a chase of one car by another along U.S. 64 near Vilonia, east of Conway.

State Police spokesman Bill Sadler said the driver of one of the vehicles involved in the chase lost control and collided with two other vehicles in the accident about 12:35 p.m.

 Sunday. Sadler said three adults and a child in the same vehicle were killed, while another person was injured and taken to a nearby hospital. A news release said one of the drivers involved in the chase was arrested.

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