Chase ends when Jeep crashes, minivan escapes to Mexico
SAN YSIDRO, Calif. –A high-speed pursuit involving two possibly stolen vehicles ended early Thursday when one car crashed and a minivan sped across the border into Mexico.
One man is in jail, another on the loose after a double car chase near the U.S.-Mexican border.
Police were chasing a Jeep Wrangler and Honda minivan on southbound Interstate 805 around midnight.
The Jeep went up an embankment and crashed to a stop. The driver ran off, but police tracked him down and arrested him a short time later.
The minivan continued south at speeds in excess of 100 mph, officials said. It sped across the border at San Ysidro and escaped into Mexico.