1 Detained after Bell Gardens Accident on 710 Freeway and Florence Avenue
BELL GARDENS, CA (November 9, 2020) – Friday night, authorities arrested a pursuit suspect after a crash on 710 Freeway and Florence Avenue.
According to reports, a suspect traveled through the South gate area and drove through multiple red lights at high speeds. Afterward, the suspect crashed into a sheriff’s department patrol car. This happened at about 9:30 p.m. near Atlantic Avenue and Florence Avenue. Then, a passenger went out of the vehicle and ran from the suspect car.
As the suspect continue to drive at high speeds on Florence Avenue, the vehicle collided head-on with another car. As a result, the hood fold up over the windshield.
Despite the head-on crash, the suspect continued speeding and tried to enter the freeway. However, he collided with a wall and ran into traffic.
The suspect then continued driving up a hill near the southbound side of the freeway. He then surrendered to deputies who arrested him around 9:35 p.m.
As of this time, the authorities haven’t clarified why they pursued the suspect. Furthermore, the time and location of the pursuit weren’t disclosed.
Meanwhile, reports confirmed that the car was stolen.
Auto Accidents in California
Common events on the road can just as swiftly become safety hazards. It is crucial that everyone remain calm in order to properly handle the immediate aftermath of an automobile collision.
As a driver, it is your responsibility to be a proactive driver, rather than a reactive one. Driving defensively prepares you for emergency situations. Moreover, if a police officer tried to stop you from driving, obey them. They’re doing all of these precautionary measures for your safety and the safety of other motorists as well.
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