Suspected DUI driver, passenger allegedly fired at deputies, L.A. Co. Sheriff’s Department helicopter during pursuit
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The driver allegedly shot at deputies early on in the pursuit and took to the 14 Freeway in an attempt to get away.

via KTLA:

SYLMAR, Calif. (KTLA) -- Commuters in Sylmar Friday morning were dealing with the effects of a wild pursuit in which the suspects allegedly opened fire on deputies and took shots at a Sheriff’s Department helicopter the night before.

Freeway closures were still in place Friday morning on the southbound 14 Freeway to the southbound 5 Freeway, the northbound 5 Freeway to the eastbound and westbound 210 Freeway, the westbound 210 Freeway to the southbound 5 Freeway, and the southbound 5 Freeway at the 14 Freeway.

Just after 5 a.m., Caltrans tweeted that most of the area freeways had reopened, but the southbound 5 Freeway to the eastbound 210 Freeway was still closed.

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