Lincoln Park: SDPD Pursuit ends in Injury Crash



Address: 45th & Boston Ave, San Diego
Agencies: SDFD & SDPD
Interviews: John (Daniel) Smith – witness
Dispatch Time: 5:20pm approx
Hospital(s): Mercy
What may have started on Logan Ave., an SDPD officer saw a car that was suspicious to him, when the officer turned his vehicle around, the suspect car sped away. The officer followed on 45th Street. The suspect driver tried to turn onto Boston Ave., but did not make the turn and hit a telephone pole, snapping it in half. The upper half of the pole and power lines came crashing down onto the suspect’s car. 2 Men fled the scene, leaving an injured female inside of the car.
The officer was able to chase down one of the males and placed him under arrest. This is suspect has felony warrants. The female suffered a broken arm and was transported to a local hospital. The other male is being searched for, and the intersection is closed for several hours.