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2 killed in crash on US 550 near San Ysidro; chase reported before accident


SAN YSIDRO, New Mexico — Authorities say two people are dead following a crash that occurred on U.S. 550 in Sandoval County, reportedly after a law enforcement chase had been halted.

According to New Mexico State Police, two people were dead at the scene and a third person was flown to a hospital. That person's condition isn't known.

The accident occurred Thursday night near San Ysidro, and KRQE-TV ( ) reports that a vehicle crashed head-on into another after Santa Ana police had called off a chase because it was getting to dangerous.

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