Police chase SUV in Central Fresno

November 8, 2012 12:00:00 AM PST
The driver of an SUV took Fresno police on a wild ride Thursday night.

The high speed chase ended in the area of Franklin and Humboldt in Central Fresno around 7:45.

Investigators say when the chase ended the passenger ran and authorities were not able to catch up with him.

Meanwhile, the driver stayed in the vehicle and was arrested. He's facing charges of evading police.

Investigators say the chase began during a routine traffic stop.