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Challenger careens off road, driver arrested

Posted: 6:19 AM, Mar 28, 2016
Updated: 2016-03-28 14:56:41Z
SAN DIEGO – A man was taken into custody, suspected of drunken driving, after he lead California Highway Patrol officers on a chase that ended when crashed off Interstate 8 in the La Mesa area Monday morning. 
 
At around 3:30 a.m. a CHP officer tried to pull over a Dodge Challenger for speeding on Fletcher Parkway. The car refused to stop and a high speed chase ensued, winding down Baltimore Drive. 
 
When the Challenger attempted to get onto the I-8 east onramp from El Cajon Boulevard, the driver lost control, smashed through a sign and went off the road. 
 
The driver, who was not hurt, was arrested without incident.