A man suspected in several bank robberies has died after a high-speed chase that ended in a shoot out in Yuba County this afternoon.

A Yuba County Sheriff's deputy first spotted the suspect around 1:45, and began to follow him.

The suspect tried to get away, leading deputies on a chase that ended on a dead-end road.

The suspect then fired at deputies -- they returned fire.

When the shooting stopped, deputies approached the vehicle to find the suspect injured. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The man was suspected in bank robberies in Yuba City and Chico, and an attempted store robbery in Marysville.

The incident remains under investigation.