Gary police chase car crash death of Chester T. Scott – Obituary
44-yer-old Chester T. Scott has died in a fatal Gary police chase car crash that occurred on Wednesday, October 20, 2021. It happened when the stolen Buick that Chester was driving went over a drainage ditch at the point where 35th Avenue comes to an end at Chase Street.
Chester was spotted driving the stolen Buick by an officer who engaged him in pursuit. After losing sight of the vehicle, the officer located the Buick but found that it had crashed.
Later, Chester started the vehicle and took off again. A helicopter spotted the Buick but by that time, it had crashed, leaving Chester with fatal injuries. He was pronounced dead from the inures he suffered in the wreck.
Chester has a warrant out for his arrest at the time of the crash.