WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - The driver of a stolen vehicle died Monday evening in West Palm Beach after crashing into another vehicle while traveling at a high-rate of speed and running a red light.
The West Palm Beach Police Department said the fatal wreck occurred at 7 p.m. at the intersection of 45th Street and Village Boulevard.
Investigators said a newer-model BMW, that was was reported stolen, was speeding and heading east at a high rate of speed when it ran a red light at the intersection.
The BMW hit a Honda Accord, which was turning south onto Village Boulevard from eastbound 45th Street. The BMW then continued southeast, hitting a sign.
The driver of the BMW was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead. His name has not been released.
The driver of the Honda suffered a minor injury and was transported to a local hospital.
Anyone who witnessed the crash should contact the West Palm Beach Police Department at 561-822-1900.