GLENDALE, Arizona — Authorities said two men were shot by security
officers after they drove a stolen car through a gate at an Air Force
base outside Phoenix during a police chase.
Officials said one of the men died and the other was wounded.
The crash occurred at the entrance to Luke Air Force Base in Glendale, outside Phoenix. The base trains pilots to fly F-16s.
spokesman Capt. Jerry Gonzalez said the pair allegedly stole a car and
drove through a security gate as they attempted to flee from
Gonzalez said base security forces set up a
roadblock. As the driver tried to run it, security officers fearing for
their safety opened fire.