At approximately 4:00 PM today, July 28, 2103, a Rocklin Police Officers attempted to make a traffic stop on a vehicle for a traffic violation in the area of westbound I-80 and Hwy 65.
When the officer activated his overhead emergency lights the driver of the vehicle did not pull over. Instead he accelerated away as the DMV check revealed that the vehicle was reported as being stolen.
A pursuit was initiated and continued onto the off ramp of Douglas Blvd. The stolen vehicle collided with two vehicles on the ramp. The driver of the stolen vehicle fled the scene on foot and two passengers remained with the vehicle and were taken into custody. A short time later Roseville PD officers found the driver and he was taken into custody.
All three subjects in custody are juveniles and were transported to SRMC for minor injuries and their names cannot be released.
The driver of one of the involved vehicles was taken to SRMC for a complaint of pain. No one in the second vehicle reported any injuries.
The juveniles will be taken into custody and booked into juvenile hall upon release from the hospital.
- Rocklin Police