LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — A police pursuit ended with a crash in South LA, leaving a stolen car in a rather precarious position on the 110 Freeway.
The chase started around 8 p.m. Tuesday when LAPD officers tried to stop a possible stolen vehicle in the area of 37th Street and Normandie. The driver took off instead.READ MORE: LA Schools To Resume Outdoor Sports; Participants Required To Wear Masks, Undergo Weekly COVID Testing
The high-speed pursuit ended on the southbound 110 Freeway at Slauson Avenue when the suspect’s car crashed, leaving it on its passenger side, perched on a k-rail at an angle. The suspects, a man and a woman, were unable to get out and surrender.READ MORE: West Valley Animal Shelter To Reopen On March 15 After Closing Due To Pandemic
Officers were forced to step back and let firefighters cut them out of the wreckage. The man and the woman were injured and taken to a hospital in critical condition.MORE NEWS: Manhattan Beach Police Officer Charged With Sending Sexually Explicit Messages To Teenage Girl
The two suspects’ names were not released.