By CBSLA Staff

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – A short pursuit involving a stolen car ended in a violent wreck in South Los Angeles early Monday morning.

Dec. 14, 2020. (CBSLA)

The chase began just after 4:45 a.m. at 103rd Street and Compton Avenue, according to Los Angeles police.

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The pursuit ended about five minutes later when the car crashed at 62nd and San Pedro streets.

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The driver remained on scene, while at least one passenger ran away.

LAPD officers established a perimeter as they searched for that second suspect. Police were unsure if he was armed.

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The exact circumstances that prompted the chase were not immediately disclosed. No names were released. It’s unclear if the driver was hurt or had to be hospitalized.