26
May
08

Maple Ridge Truck Chase

This morning on my commute to work, I hear about a crazy dude in a 10 ton truck being chased by the Maple Ridge Police. The chase goes on for 40 minutes as he terrorizes the neighbourhood. For whatever reason he keeps doubling back over the same stretch of Lougheed Highway. When he finally runs out of steam he runs out and is nailed by an unmarked police car. Rolling head-over-heals on to the hood and being launched onto the road, he crumples to the ground and still tries to make a bit of a run for it. But, he’s hit hard enough to and surrounded by police. Point for the Maple Ridge Police! FTW!

Videos below. See part 2 (5 minutes in) for the Take-down!!!  Video from original Global morning broadcast.

Part 1

Part 2

Edit: Didn’t think that so many people were going to stumble across this blog. Here is some more info on this story: Global follow up report (Video) and Global story.

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1 Response to “Maple Ridge Truck Chase”


  1. 1 Simon Tonekham
    May 27, 2008 at 2:14 pm

    Good thing that the suspect is finally arrested. Many people were “glued” to their TV sets to see the whole thing live! After that is done, people uploaded video of that chase up on Youtube and it even caught some international attention!!!

    I also made an interesting version of that video – but with a twist complete with sound effects, and two commentaries. You can view it here:


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