Chase ends when driver slams into utility pole, suspect arrested

DPS Troopers arrested a man accused of leading them on a chase through San Antonio on Wednesday, October 11, 2017. (Photo: Sinclair Broadcast Group)

SAN ANTONIO - A driver was arrested after leading state troopers on a chase late Wednesday night.

The incident started on the West Side near North Zarzamora and Woodlawn Avenue at about 11: 30 p.m.

Troopers with the Texas Department of Public Safety would not say why they were chasing the suspect, but it ended when the driver attempted to cut across a parking lot and hit a utility pole at Vassar Lane and McCullough.

The suspect tried to run off, but he was caught near the H-E-B store on West Olmos. He faces charges of evading arrest. No other details were released.

close video ad
Unmutetoggle ad audio on off