Biker takes selfie, pops wheelies during high-speed chase

In his defense, that must be one badass selfie.


Dylan Love

Internet Culture

Published Mar 24, 2015   Updated May 29, 2021, 6:02 am CDT

An unnamed man took police on a surreal motorcycle chase through Southern California for over an hour late last week, running red lights, standing on his motorcycle, and at one point even seeming to take a selfie with his phone.

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Law enforcement followed close behind, eager to put a stop to the man’s reckless driving. Here’s what it looked like as he raced through two different counties for over an hour.

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He reportedly even took a short break in a cul de sac with his helmet off—not to call home, but to readjust the position of his earbuds. He seems a little lost and forlorn at this point:

The ordeal ended predictably, with the motorcyclist being arrested at a gas station and taken into custody for reckless driving. Here’s some of aerial footage of the guy performing before winding up in handcuffs.

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H/T Daily Mail | Screengrab via Kevin Douglas/YouTube

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*First Published: Mar 24, 2015, 9:34 am CDT