GLENDALE, Arizona — Authorities said two men were shot by securityofficers after they drove a stolen car through a gate at an Air Forcebase 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.
Basespokesman Capt. Jerry Gonzalez said the pair allegedly stole a car anddrove through a security gate as they attempted to flee fromauthorities.
Gonzalez said base security forces set up aroadblock. As the driver tried to run it, security officers fearing fortheir safety opened fire.