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Driver hits parked car, slams into wall in La Jolla chase

Posted: 6:52 AM, Aug 16, 2018
Updated: 2018-08-16 13:52:25Z
Chase ends in La Jolla after driver hits wall
Chase ends in La Jolla after driver hits wall
Chase ends in La Jolla after driver hits wall

LA JOLLA, Calif. (KGTV) - A driver who led police on a high-speed chase crashed into a parked car and a retaining wall in a La Jolla neighborhood before ditching his car.

At around 1:30 a.m. Thursday, San Diego police attempted to pull over a car for an unspecified traffic violation. However, the driver sped away, leading to a pursuit.

A short time later, the driver tried to take a sharp turn near Draper Avenue at a high speed but struck a parked car and then slammed into a wall surrounding a home.

The driver fled from the wrecked car, and police have not been able to track him down. A description of the driver was not immediately available.

During a search of the car, police discovered a can of Bud Light.

No injuries were reported.