Chase suspect in white work truck flees from police in LA County

A chase suspect in a white work truck led police on a dangerous chase through several Los Angeles County cities on Thursday.

The suspect blew through several intersections, narrowly missing vehicles on the road.

The driver made sharp turns, losing some patrol units that were following close behind.

The chase reportedly started in the Bell Gardens area, through Pico Rivera, Montebello and East Los Angeles.

While in East L.A., the driver drove at speeds up to 60 mph on surface streets, making wide turns traveling on the wrong side of the road at times.

The driver briefly drove onto a sidewalk to avoid stopped traffic in the Monterey Park area.

The suspect sped up to 80 mph on Garfield Avenue as he continued to swerve around traffic.

At one intersection in Alhambra, the suspect barely hit an oncoming vehicle at the rear of the car.

Patrol units appeared to have trouble keeping up with the suspect while he was on surface streets.

While in South Pasadena, the driver got onto the southbound 110 Freeway. The suspect quickly got off the freeway in the packed streets of the Highland Park area.

The Los Angeles Police Department appeared to catch up to the suspect for a brief time but then canceled the pursuit due to the dangerous driving.

In the South Pasadena area, the suspect drove right through train-track guardrails that were down just seconds before a train flew by.

The continued on and hit a parked car before getting onto another major surface street filled with traffic.

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