Car chase ends in crash with GET bus, armed suspect arrested
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) —
Deputies have arrested a suspect found in possession of a gun after a car chase Wednesday.
According to the Kern County Sheriff's Office, a stolen truck was found on the 100 block of McCord Avenue. Deputies attempted to pull the truck over but the driver wouldn't stop.
The chase ended when the truck crashed into a Golden Empire Transit bus on Oildale Drive at Washington Avenue.
The driver of the stolen truck attempted to run from police but was caught and had their gun confiscated.
The GET bus had nine people aboard, including the driver. Two passengers were taken to the hospital to be treated for minor injuries.