Driver Arrested after Chase Ended in Crash with Uninvolved Car on Sherman Way
CANOGA PARK, CA (July 29, 2022) – Tuesday evening, authorities arrested a driver after a pursuit crash on Sherman Way.
The incident began around 10:20 p.m., on July 5th, in the area of Canoga Park.
According to reports, officers attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a vehicle. However, the driver faked pulling over before speeding off, causing the police to give chase.
The pursuit ended shortly after when the suspect collided with an uninvolved vehicle on Sherman Way and Alabama Avenue. Both vehicles sustained significant damage, and at least one person suffered unspecified injuries as a result of the collision. Police were able to detain and arrest the suspect after the crash.
Officials closed down the areas of the road surrounding the crash for a brief time, to perform cleanup and preliminary duties. At this time, Canoga Park Police are still investigating the crash and will provide updates as they become available.
Operating a vehicle is a responsibility that should not be taken lightly. Maintain focus on the road, and avoid distractions. By practicing safe driving habits, you can help keep yourself and others around you safe and avoid accidents like the collision on Sherman way.
When involved in a serious car accident, reach out to the experienced lawyers at Sweet James. With their extensive experience in the legal field, they know what it takes to win your case. Their attorneys and professional legal team have dealt with various cases, including personal injury and wrongful death. Call them at (800) 975-3435 to arrange your free consultation with an experienced legal professional in your area. They are also available through email, text message, and online chat 24 hours a day and 7 days a week for your convenience. To request a police report, click here.
For more accident news, click here.
Advertising disclosure: We may receive compensation for some of the links in our stories. Thank you for supporting LA Weekly and our advertisers.