High Speed Cop Chase Ends With Car Slamming Into Tulare Home

      A pursuit that began after a driver sped through a red light ended in a crash Wednesday morning.

      California Highway Patrol officers chased a person driving a blue Volvo after the driver ran a red light. The driver smashed into a home on Ash Avenue and Amber Street in Tulare, CHP said.

      The crash triggered a small fire and also caused a small gas line to break. Neighbors were evacuated from their homes.{}

      Firefighters were able to knock down the fire.

      Police arrested the driver on near East Bardsley Avenue after he got out of the car and ran through a back yard, officers said.