On Monday afternoon, three people were injured during a pursuit in Otay Mesa. According to ABC San Diego News Channel 10, the accident happened near the corner of Pacific Rim Court and Camino Maquiladora. Very little information has been released about this incident, but initial reports indicate that a vehicle that was pulled over for an unspecified traffic infraction took off at a high rate of speed. Deputies gave chase for nearly two miles, when the vehicle crashed into a semi truck.
The three people inside of that vehicle had to be transported to the hospital for treatment of injuries. One of them was airlifted from the scene. The driver was arrested for felony evading and felony evading with injuries. A passenger was also arrested for possession of a controlled substance and paraphernalia.