Historic, Critically Acclaimed, And Downright Iconic Television Moments

O.J. Simpson’s Slow-Speed Bronco Chase – 1994

One June evening in 1994, millions of people tuned in to watch what is probably one of the most bizarre car chases in history — former professional football player O.J. Simpson driving down the I-5 in a white Bronco, a squad of LAPD cops slowly following him.

O.J. Simpson's Slow-Speed Bronco Chase - 1994
Jean-Marc Giboux/Liaison
Jean-Marc Giboux/Liaison

Three days prior, his ex-wife Nicole Brown and her friend Ron Goldman were found dead. Simpson, charged with a double murder, was supposed to turn himself over to the authorities that day. Instead, people were turning off Arnold Palmer’s final golf game to watch cops follow Simpson on the freeway and back to his Brentwood house.