Geoffrey Fieger filing $50 million lawsuit in police chase death case

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. (WXYZ) - Attorney Geoffrey Fieger is filing a $50 million lawsuit against the State of Michigan and a state police trooper for a chase that resulted in one death and multiple injuries on July 3. 

A 64-year-old woman was killed when the car she was traveling in was hit by a state police vehicle that was pursing another car in Flint. Two other people inside the vehicle were also injured. 

Fieger formally announced the suit in a press conference at his offices on Tuesday. 

 Michigan State Police officials say troopers were following department policy when the chase began.        

The crash remains under investigation.

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