Driver rams into hydrant after police pursuit

PARAMOUNT, Calif. The driver was arrested around 6 a.m. Wednesday. Water spewed beneath the vehicle for about 30 minutes before it was shut off.

Officers began chasing the suspect in Long Beach after responding to a call about a burglary at a restaurant near Cherry Avenue and South Street in North Long Beach.

An officer was involved in a solo accident after striking an apartment building near Cherry Avenue and Harding Street. The officer was transported to a local hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

The suspect was not hurt.

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