Breaking News!!: San Bernardino County, CA: Police pursuit of a U-Haul pickup truck.
A pursuit involving an “armed and dangerous” driver behind the wheel of a U-Haul pickup truck.
— CBS Los Angeles (@CBSLA) June 14, 2018
CBS affiliate KCBS Channel 2 is broadcasting live on YouTube the police pursuit.
NBC affiliate KNBC Channel 4 posted this picture of the police pursuit.
The police pursuit began in Garden Grove, California.
As of 5:50pm PT, the pursuit is on northbound Interstate 15 in the Cajon Pass.
As of 6:00pm PT, the pursuit is on northbound Interstate 15 near a turn out in the Cajon Pass. Suspect has gun to his head.
As of 6:03pm PT, reports of shoots fired.
As of 6:06pm PT, reports over police scanner reporting no shoots from deputies. Deputies opening door to vehicle.
As of 6:10pm PT, reports over police scanner reporting northbound Interstate 15 being turned around, “Shut Down”.
As of 6:13pm PT, reports over police scanner reporting that the #5 lane of northbound Interstate 15 is being closed and reopening #1-#4 lanes.
The police pursuit ended in the dirt along northbound Interstate 15 between California State Route 138 and the interchange of Interstate 15 and Interstate 215.
Reports that the suspect has shot himself after U-Haul pickup truck lost tires and ended up off the roadway.
The suspect driving the U-Haul pickup truck appeared to be slumped over in the vehicle and authorities approached the driver’s side with K-9 dog.
Reports that the driver pointed a handgun at his own neck.
Authorities at the scene eventually removed his limp body from the driver’s seat and began rendering medical aid.
Call over the police scanner of medical to come.
Paramedics were seen loading driver into the back of an ambulance on a stretcher.
Information is still coming into ZachNews.