PASADENA (CBSLA) — A pursuit of a suspected stolen work van came to a bizarre end Wednesday on the 210 Freeway in Pasadena.

A pursuit of a suspected stolen work van came to a bizarre end Wednesday on the 210 Freeway in Pasadena. (CBSLA)

The pursuit started in Torrance where the truck was reportedly stolen from a convenience store after the worker left the keys in the van to run inside to grab some food and water.

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The driver then led California Highway Patrol officers through Los Angeles and into Pasadena, where he was seen clipping a Pasadena Police Department vehicle.

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During the pursuit, CHP attempted to pass off the pursuit to both the Los Angeles and Pasadena police departments, neither of which wanted to continue the chase.

Shortly after 4 p.m., the driver of the truck came to a stop on the median of the 210 Freeway in Pasadena after striking two freeway signs and coming to a stop after hitting a center divider.

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The driver got out of the vehicle and was taken into custody without further incident.