South Bay Police Pursuit Ends in Crash

A police pursuit chase that started in Bell on July 10 ended when the truck being chased veered off the Pacific Coast Highway in Rolling Hills Estates, went airborne and landed next to an office building.

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After a police pursuit, a truck allegedly driven by a teacher wanted on child sex abuse charges crashed over an embankment in Palos Verdes.
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A teacher wanted on suspicion of child abuse led officers on a chase across southeast LA and onto Crenshaw Boulevard on the Palos Verdes Peninsula, pictured.
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The man proceeded up the steep roadway into the Rolling Hills Estates area.
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He continued on curving Crenshaw Boulevard.
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Just before Indian Peak Road, the truck swerved off the pavement.
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The vehicle crashed through a white three-rail fence and down an embankment.
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The truck became airborne.
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It continued to fly though the air toward a commercial building.
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The truck had crashed into a patio area next to the commecial building, coming to rest against a tree.
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The suspect was trapped in the truck, which was suspended sideways.
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Katia Francesconi
The vehicle crashed into a deck next to Dotta Foods, in a Rolling Hills Estates commercial building. This picture and the next two were taken by an employee of the company.
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Paramedics waited to transport the suspect after the crash.
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The suspect was placed into an ambulance.
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Another angle of the truck, shot from the commercial building's deck area.
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