Southwest Bakersfield

Man taken into custody after hitting tree, cars in chase

Man taken into custody after hitting tree, cars in chase
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — A man was arrested Tuesday morning after police say he hit a tree, a street sign and two other cars on California Avenue near Mohawk Street.

Officers tried to pull the driver over, but he didn’t stop, according to police. The driver's name was withheld.

No one was injured in the chase, which ended just blocks away in the 5500 block of Lennox Avenue.