2 killed as Greek police chase stolen automobile carrying migrants

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THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — Two folks, one believed to be a migrant and the opposite the alleged trafficker, died Saturday in northern Greece whereas making an attempt to evade a police checkpoint, police within the northern Greek metropolis of Thessaloniki mentioned.Twelve extra folks driving within the passenger automobile had been injured, with essentially the most severe accidents suffered by these stashed within the stolen automobile’s trunk.Each useless had been Pakistanis, the driving force a 27-year-old, police mentioned. The injured included 9 Pakistanis and three Afghans.The automobile, touring from Greece’s land border west towards Thessaloniki, was flagged at a police checkpoint earlier Saturday. It sped by way of, main police in a 50-kilometer (31-mile) chase till it slammed right into a protecting barrier.The 27-year-old driver had already been convicted of human trafficking and robberies, police say.

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