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Man dies after being ejected from car in chase

Authorities say a passenger has died after being ejected from a car that hit another vehicle during

Published: November 27, 2016 4:00 AM

CINCINNATI (AP) -- Authorities say a passenger has died after being ejected from a car that hit another vehicle during a police chase in Cincinnati.

WCPO-TV reports the Hamilton County Coroner's Office has identified the man as 20-year-old Zyron Day.

Cincinnati police say Day was a passenger in a car being chased by a Hamilton County deputy sheriff early Saturday morning in the city's Mount Lookout neighborhood. Police say the car was driven by 26-year-old Gregory Cole.

Cole hit an SUV and after the crash, he fled on foot. He was arrested about two hours later uninjured.

Day was pronounced dead at the scene.

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Police have not yet released details on the SUV also involved in the crash.

Cole faces charges of failing to stop after an accident.

Information from: WCPO-TV, http://www.wcpo.com


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