The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department tweeted that Lakewood deputies assisted in the pursuit of a reckless drunk driver until the suspect crashed and abandoned the vehicle at Cheshire Street and Caulfield Avenue.
Officials said a deputy was injured after colliding with the suspect's vehicle. The deputy was taken to a nearby hospital in stable condition.
Norwalk deputies assisted Lakewood deputies with a vehicle pursuit involving a reckless drunk driver. The driver was taken into custody after he abandoned the vehicle near the Cheshire St/Caufield Av. #Norwalk #Whittier #LaMirada— LASD Norwalk Station (@NorwalkLASD) January 26, 2019
The suspect was taken into custody shortly after, sheriff's officials said.