Police began pursuing the man driving a blue SUV just after 8:05 p.m., according to the Los Angeles Police Department
The suspect briefly entered the westbound 10 Freeway, but exited onto surface streets again and fled from police at high speeds.
The SUV eventually rear-ended a dark-colored sedan on Soto Street near the 5 Freeway about 8:18 p.m. and the driver fled the vehicle on foot. He attempted to hide under a UPS big rig, but police officers quickly caught up to him and took him into custody.
It was not immediately known if the driver of the dark-colored sedan was injured in the collision.
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