On 08-20-2009 at approximately 9:04 PM officers observed a reported stolen vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed south bound on Melrose Avenue. The vehicle lost control at the intersection of Melrose Avenue and Main Street. The suspect vehicle struck an undercover police vehicle causing moderate injuries to the police officer. Responding officers took both the driver (SOLIS, Flaviano DOB: 06/06/1980) and the passenger (SOLIS, Joseph DOB: 08/20/1982) of the suspect vehicle into custody. The Chula Vista Police Traffic Bureau was called to the scene for investigation of the collision scene.
The cause of the collision is alcohol and speed related. The Chula Vista Police Traffic Bureau is currently investigating the collision.
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