Driver Surrenders After Brief Pursuit Follows Hit-and-Run: CHP

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A driver suspected of a hit-and-run collision surrendered to CHP officers after a brief freeway pursuit Thursday night.


The pursuit ended at San Fernando and Doran. (Credit: KTLA)

The silver sedan was weaving in and out of lanes in fairly heavy traffic just after 8 p.m.

The driver had refused to stop after a hit-and-run near the 710 Freeway and Florence Avenue in Bell Gardens, according to California Highway Patrol Officer Tony Polizzi.

The driver was headed northbound on the 5 Freeway, then ventured onto the 134 Freeway before pulling off.

The motorist, apparently a woman, was taken into custody at West San Fernando Road and Doran Street (map) on the edge of Los Angeles and Glendale.

No other information was immediately available.

KTLA’s Jennifer Thang contributed to this report.