HESPERIA (CBSLA) — A patient who broke free from his constraints carjacked an ambulance Sunday afternoon and led police on a chase.
It all started in Lake Elsinore and headed north on Interstate 15 until it finally came to an end in Hesperia.READ MORE: Kings Winger Brendan Lemieux Suspended For Biting Opponent
He overpowered the two paramedics who were inside the ambulance. When they got out, he grabbed the keys and took off.READ MORE: Authorities Seeking Pursuit Suspect That Attempted To Run Officer Over
The ambulance belongs to Mission Ambulance out of Corona.
They weren’t commenting but earlier told the San Bernardino Sun the man had been picked up at Inland Valley Medical Center in Wildomar and scuffled with the paramedics, one of whom suffered a cut to her hand.MORE NEWS: Former Major League Pitcher Ricky Romero Teams Up With Other Pros To Host Free Camp
The suspect has not been identified and it hasn’t been determined why he was seeking medical attention in the first place.