New video shows pursuit of stolen fire truck through city in California

  • Source: KTXL-TV FOX 40 Sacramento
  • Published: 06/05/2024 12:00 AM

New video has been released by the California Highway Patrol of the pursuit of a stolen Sacramento Fire Department truck from East Sacramento in North Sacramento. At 8:39 p.m. on May 18, reports came in that a Sacramento Fire Battalion Chief’s truck had been stolen, according to the Sacramento Police Department. Air resources from the Sacramento Police Department and the California Highway Patrol Valley Division Air Operations allowed police to locate the stolen truck near R and 30th streets. The video shows infrared footage of the stolen vehicle being pursued by at least two police vehicles on the ground in what looks like a residential area. During the chase, ground units deployed spike strips and attempted multiple pit maneuvers to stop the vehicle.


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