FROM STAFF REPORTS
GRANITE SHOALS — An 18-year-old Granite Shoals man died Oct. 19 in a crash while being pursued by police, according to a Texas Department of Public Safety report.
The incident occurred at about 3:30 a.m. that morning on Prairie Creek Road.
The report stated that Cruz Grimaldo Suarez was driving a 1998 Chevrolet pickup “traveling southbound … fleeing from police.”
A preliminary assessment of what happened indicated the vehicle “swerved left,” leading to a crash.
The vehicle rolled over and and collided with a tree.
More details are pending from the Granite Shoals Police Department.