A man shot by police after chase dies

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) – A man shot by police in south central Kentucky after a chase has died of his wounds in a hospital.

Kentucky State Police say 18-year-old Brian Calvert of Scottsville was shot by officers at the end of the pursuit early Saturday morning in Warren County. State Police say Calvert died of his injuries at Skyline Medical Center in Nashville on Saturday afternoon.

Two Warren County sheriff’s deputies were involved in the early morning pursuit. WBKO-TV reports Calvert had fled the scene after he was stopped by police. The station reports that one officer was nearly run over and the suspect in the vehicle pointed what appeared to be a gun at officers at the conclusion of the chase.

State police are investigating the shooting.

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