PARAMOUNT (CBSLA.com) – At least two people were injured after a short pursuit ended in a violent crash in Paramount Friday night.
According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, the chase began at around 9:20 p.m. when deputies attempted to pull over a car for reckless driving.READ MORE: Medina Spirit, Kentucky Derby Winner That Failed Drug Test After Race, Dies During Workout At Santa Anita Park
The car, which was carrying several people, refused to stop, prompting a short chase. It ended within a few minutes when the suspect vehicle slammed into two cars at the intersection of Orange Avenue and Somerset Boulevard.READ MORE: Fourth Stimulus Check: Is Another Relief Payment Coming?
At least two people in the suspect vehicle were taken to nearby hospitals with undisclosed injuries. It was unclear if anyone in the two other cars was hurt. There were no fatalities, according to Los Angeles County Fire Department.MORE NEWS: Staples Center Rebranding To Crypto.com Arena Underway
The exact circumstances of the collision were still under investigation. No further details were confirmed.