Stolen Box Truck Crashes In Boyle Heights; Pursuit Suspect In Custody
(FOX 11 / CNS) A man driving a stolen box truck led authorities on a chase Monday from the Santa Clarita area to Boyle Heights, where he crashed the vehicle and was taken into custody.
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The chase on the southbound Golden State (5) Freeway began shortly after 9 a.m., and continued on the freeway to an area just east of downtown Los Angeles.
The man then drove off the side of the freeway and across a field, and crashed the truck into a concrete berm at the side of a roadway.
The motorist then abandoned the truck, ran into a Boyle Heights neighborhood shortly before 10 a.m. and sat on a curb waiting for officers. He surrendered without incident upon the officers' arrival.
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