Pursuit

Deputy's SUV Goes Airborne and Ends Up on Pickup at End of Pursuit

No injuries were reported in a chase that ended with a patrol SUV on top of a parked pickup in San Bernardino

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A deputy's patrol SUV soared through a San Bernardino intersection and landed in a shower of sparks before it crashing into a pickup Sunday night during a pursuit.

The chase began at Base Line Street and Bobbet Driver at about 8 p.m. The fleeing driver struck another vehicle during the chase, then ran off before deputies arrived.

No arrests were reported early Monday.

A deputy's SUV landed on top of an unoccupied pickup after a chase.
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A deputy's SUV landed on top of an unoccupied pickup after a chase Sunday March 1, 2020 in San Bernardino. Credit: LLN

During the pursuit, a patrol SUV was caught on camera as it went airborne at the intersection of Fifth Street and Sunnyside Avenue and ended up on top of an unoccupied parked pickup.

No injuries were reported.

Details about what led to the chase were not immediately available.

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