A pursuit suspect was taken into custody in South Whittier Sunday evening in Garden Grove, but his passenger got away on foot.

The unidentified male driver was arrested after leading authorities on a high-speed pursuit, but the search for his passenger remained ongoing.

The dangerous high-speed run by the driver in a Chevrolet Silverado pickup began in Garden Grove and finally ended in South Whittier, KCAL9 reported. The driver was seen blowing through red lights and nearly clipping a number of vehicles.

The truck finally got stuck in a cul de sac, and both occupants fled on foot, the station reported.

The driver later walked slowly along side a road, where he was stopped by Garden Grove police and taken into custody, the station reported.

The search for the wayward passenger was underway by police with no word on its outcome.

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