A vehicle fleeing police overturned in El Monte. Photo courtesy of OnSceneTV
A vehicle fleeing police overturned in El Monte. Photo courtesy of OnSceneTV

Police in Baldwin Park chased a car early Sunday, and it ended when the pursued vehicle overturned in El Monte, critically injuring four people inside.

The vehicle overturned near Gilman Road and Kerrwood Street, according to a police officer with the El Monte Police Department.

Paramedics dispatched to the location at 1:37 a..m. rushed four people with critical injuries to area hospitals, according to a county fire department dispatcher.

A watch commander with the Baldwin Park Police Department could not be reached for immediate comment. The El Monte officer said that department’s role was limited to directing traffic around the wreck.

— City News Service

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