Driver arrested after fleeing from police, crashing into cars in Mountain View
September 12, 2019
SAN DIEGO – A motorist was arrested Thursday morning after leading officers on a short pursuit that ended in a crash in the Mountain View area, damaging at least six vehicles parked near an intersection, police said.
The chase started in the 4000 block of Imperial Avenue shortly before 3 AM when officers attempted to stop the driver for an expired registration, police said.
The motorist sped off, then crashed into vehicles near the intersection of Ocean View Boulevard and South 36th Street around three minutes later.
The motorist ran off, but officers were able to track him down and take him into custody, he said.