VACAVILLE (CBS13) — A Dixon man was arrested after leading authorities on an hour-long chase through four counties early Monday, the Solano County Sheriff’s Office announced.
Matthew Ramos, 53, was booked into jail where he faces charges of evading and reckless driving.READ MORE: 11-Year-Old Loomis Boy Reunited With Stolen Dirt Bike; Deputies Track Down Suspect
According to the sheriff’s office, Ramos failed to pull over when deputies attempted a traffic stop for a mechanical violation, erratic driving and a high rate of speed in Vacaville.READ MORE: Rocklin Teacher Comes Under Fire For Years-OId Tweets With Derogatory, Racist Tone
The chase started in unincorporated Solano County roads and eventually went on interstate 80 through Dixon and West Sacramento. The sheriff’s office said California Highway Patrol officers took over at the Highway 50-Interstate 80 connector, through Sacramento and eventually arrested Ramos in El Dorado County near Camino.MORE NEWS: SCUSD's New Race And Equity Liaison Talk District's Move To Fire Teacher Who Used N-Word
No injuries were reported, but the sheriff’s office said some road signs were damaged by Ramos during the chase.