ELK GROVE (CBS13) — A high-speed chase that started near Lodi and ended in Elk Grove after the suspect crashed into a bystander’s car was all caught on CHP aircraft video.
California Highway Patrol says, late Saturday night, an officer with their Stockton-area division tried to pull over a vehicle, but the driver instead hit the gas.READ MORE: Record-Breaking Temperatures Posted Around Sacramento Region Friday
Officers were then led on a high-speed chase along northbound Highway 99.
CHP’s Air-21 unit followed the chase and was able to keep the suspect in its sights the whole time.
Eventually, the suspect got off the freeway in Elk Grove but was still speeding. Near Elk Grove Boulevard and Harbor Point Drive, the suspect then crashed into another car.READ MORE: Sacramento Mayor Joins Group Pushing For Reparations For Black Communities As Country Celebrates Juneteenth As Federal Holiday
The suspect then got out of his car and ran, eventually making their way through a business park near W. Taron Court.
As seen in the CHP video, the suspect eventually tried to hide in the Laguna West neighborhood – but Air-21 led officers right to him and he was arrested.
It’s unclear if the driver who was struck suffered any injuries.MORE NEWS: 'The Heat Is Unbearable': Friday Night Out Brings Sacramento Crowds Inside To Beat The Heat
The name of the suspect has not been released.