A road rage incident in Garden Grove included gunfire and ended with a collision that sent one person to a hospital and police taking two people into custody.
At 1:20 a.m., a police officer came across a major traffic collision at the intersection of Harbor Boulevard and Lampson Avenue and learned that a shooting had also taken place, according to Sgt. Erick Leyva of the Garden Grove Police Department.
An investigation revealed that occupants of a red 2007 Ford pickup truck and a white 2014 Hyundai sedan were traveling westbound on the Garden Grove (22) Freeway when they became involved in a road rage incident, Leyva said.
The vehicles exited the freeway and drove northbound on Harbor Boulevard and one of the people in the Ford, identified as Pedro Montellana, 22, of Westminster, shot at the people in the Hyundai, Leyva said.
The driver of the Hyundai, Juan Batalla-Olmedo, 19, of Santa Ana, ended the altercation when he intentionally struck the pickup truck, Leyva said.
Both men were taken into custody and it was determined the weapon used in the incident was a BB gun, Leyva said.
One passenger suffered non-life threatening injuries in the collision and was transported to a hospital, Leyva said.
Anyone with information about this incident was asked to call Garden Grove Police Department detectives at (714) 731-5800.
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