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Police: Argument leads to shooting, car crash that kills 1

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Disputing groups in two different cars fired shots while going on a chase through the streets of North Minneapolis, ending when both cars crashed and leaving one person dead.

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The Minneapolis Police Department said the two groups got into an argument on 53rd Avenue North around 2 a.m. Thursday – one vehicle started chasing the group in the other, heading eastbound on 53rd. During that time shots were fired, police said.

Just before Logan Avenue, both cars crashed.

A male in one of the vehicles died at the scene, despite officers providing aid.

A female in the other vehicle was taken to the hospital with a gunshot wound, described as non-life threatening.

Other occupants, though it wasn't specificed how many, fled on foot before officers got to the scene.

 (Photo: Minneapolis Police Department, Facebook)

(Photo: Minneapolis Police Department, Facebook)

Police officers started canvassing the area overnight to speak with possible witnesses.

Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or send an anonymous tip to CRIMES (274637) and begin message with: TIP674. Providing information that leads to an arrest and conviction could be eligible for a cash reward.

The medical examiner will release the identity of the victim, along with a cause of death.

Thursday morning's incident comes after a non-fatal shooting in North Minneapolis over the weekend,

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