Pursuit Suspect Plows into SUV in Willowbrook

WILLOWBROOK, Calif. (KTLA) — A pursuit of an attempted kidnapping suspect ended with a dramatic crash in Willowbrook Wednesday morning.

willowbrook-crashAccording to the Carson Sheriff’s Station, a call came in around 6:15 a.m. about an attempted kidnapping at University and Avalon.

Deputies responded to the location, and a pursuit ensued.

The chase came to an end at the intersection of 135th and Avalon, when the suspect plowed into an SUV, causing it to flip over.

The suspect’s vehicle, a Nissan Maxima, burst into flames. The blaze was put out quickly by firefighters.

The driver of the SUV had to be extricated by emergency personnel.

He reportedly suffered at least a broken arm and was transported to a local hospital.

The suspect took off from the scene, but he was apprehended shortly after. No deputies were hurt in the incident.

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