Police searching for driver who fled from traffic stop near Hwy 46

Posted at 9:42 PM, Sep 01, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-02 00:42:20-04

Officials with the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office say deputies are searching for a driver who ran away from a routine traffic stop Saturday night.

Deputies tried to pull over a driver around 6:45 p.m. near Highway 46 and Geneseo Road.

A CHP helicopter assisted in the search for the suspect for a short time.

No other details were released. This is a developing story and will be updated.