LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — The CHP chased a reckless driving suspect into Fort Tejon Wednesday night.
The suspect was also wanted for speeding, authorities said.READ MORE: 2 Long Beach Grocery Stores Shutting Down Saturday Over Hero Pay Law
The chase started in West Covina and continued on the 5 Freeway into Fort Tejon in Kern County, where it ended sometime before midnight.
The plate was reportedly registered to a rented black 2017 Mercedes out of Florida.READ MORE: Armed Suspect Caught On Camera Robbing Group Of People In A West Hollywood Alley
There are also three occupants in the vehicle.
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Due to a lack of lights in the Castaic area, it is hard for helicopters to fly at night. KCAL9’s Stu Mundel said ground patrols were continuing to chase the suspect.