It ‘happened on the highway Vigevano, when police ordered a halt to a car carrying three men. Instead of stopping, the car accelerated; the people in the vehicle shot at the Agents.
There followed a chase with a lot of shooting. Finally, the three left the car in a shopping area of Abbiategrasso and they fled.
One of them, however, was found dying on the ground. The officers called an ambulance, but he did not make it.