A high-speed pursuit ended in a crash near an NBC 7 television crew setting up for a morning report.
A driver ran a stop sign at 4 a.m. and a police officer attempted to pull the vehicle over.
However, the driver took off on 7th and C, police said.
The car was determined to have been stolen from San Diego.
Police were expecting to clear the scene before classes begin around 6:30 a.m.
The car collided with a construction trailer, a dumpster and a portable toilet.
Officers took one man in custody and searched for a woman believed to have been injured in the crash.