Deadly Police Chase Near Brownsboro

A police chase in Brownsboro ends with two suspects dead, and an officer injured.

The pursuit and subsequent crash happened Saturday on Highway 31.  DPS says 29-year old Russell Hall of Mabank and 21-year-old Jamie Snider of Kaufman were killed when their motorcycle crashed into a Brownsboro police car that was headed eastbound in the westbound lane.

Officer Larry Ledford was treated for minor injuries and released from a Tyler hospital.

DPS says they were chasing the motorcycle because the driver refused to stop for a traffic violation.

The accident is still under investigation.

Dana Dixon Reporting