On Monday, there was a vehicle pursuit followed by a fiery crash in Chula Vista. According to ABC San Diego News Channel 10, the incident began near L Street and 4th Avenue. Law enforcement attempted to pull the vehicle over, a PT Cruiser that appeared to be damaged, but the driver sped away. At Bay Boulevard, the car crashed through a guardrail and went down into a canal.
On impact, the vehicle caught fire. The pursuing officers were able to pull the driver out of the car, and the vehicle exploded. That person was transported to the hospital for treatment of injuries. There has been no word on his current condition, and this incident is likely still under investigation with local law enforcement authorities.