Dash cam video released in fatal Detroit crash that killed 3 teens

DETROIT (WXYZ) - Dash cam video from a police cruiser captured the moments leading up to the tragic crash that took the lives of three teens.

According to police, 17-year-old Charles Miller, 14-year-old Cynthia Elizarras, and 15-year-old Suhelia Alvarez were in the a white Jeep Grand Cherokee on April 20 leaving a party.

Around 1 a.m., officers said they spotted the vehicle, believed to have been stolen, on Campbell in southwest Detroit.

While driving on Campbell, the SUV plunged down an embankment onto I-75 where it crashed.

A vigil was held for the teens in April. They were loved by many in their neighborhood.

A makeshift memorial was placed where the accident started.

According to police,  they are not calling the incident a chase.  They said the SUV  was too far ahead of the police car.

A makeshift memorial still sits at Campbell near the freeway.

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