SAN DIEGO, CA – Officials were able to apprehend a hit-and-run driver and his companions after a motorcyclist was injured on I-5 on Thursday evening.
According to CHP, the driver of a white Toyota Prius fled after initially stopping at the scene on southbound I-5 near State Route 54 at about 6:15 p.m.
Chula Vista police officers began searching in the area and eventually located the driver and two other men at another location.
Meanwhile, the motorcyclist was receiving treatment for a broken foot.
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