Demetria Dorsey, 50

Los Angeles, California
December 31, 2010

Agencies: Los Angeles Police Department California LAPD

Cause of death: Vehicular

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Demetria Dorsey and Kelvin Dorsey were bystanders killed in when their car collided with a vehicle fleeing police on New Year's Eve. The pursuit started at around 11:30 p.m., when officers reportedly noticed a vehicle being driven recklessly on Florence Avenue in Hyde Park. The chase ended three minutes later at Crenshaw Boulevard when the vehicle crashed into the Dorseys' car. Kelvin Dorsey died at the scene. Demetria Dorsey died at a hospital.

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