Last week, a fleeing vehicle in downtown Santa Barbara struck a woman and a baby in a stroller. According to Santa Barbara’s Noozhawk, the incident happened on Victoria Street. Very little information has been released about this crash, but initial reports indicate that law enforcement officers attempted to serve a search warrant and a felony arrest warrant at a home on the 200 block of West Micheltorena Street.
The suspect fled in a vehicle. He hit a police vehicle, tried to hit a detective and crashed into a sedan on Santa Barbara Street. He then drove up onto the sidewalk and struck a woman with a baby in a stroller. The woman and baby were rushed to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital for treatment of injuries. There has been no word their current conditions. The suspect was arrested and taken into custody.