Police chase ends in crash near downtown Lubbock - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Police chase ends in crash near downtown Lubbock

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Two people are in custody following a police chase near downtown Lubbock.

Police spotted a pickup truck going the wrong way on Broadway just after 3:00 a.m. Friday. Officers tried to pull the truck over, but the driver sped off.

He led police on a five minute chase, during which he hit a street sign and a parked vehicle.

The chase came to an end when the pickup crashed at 10th and Avenue S. The driver tried to flee on foot, but fell and hit his head. He was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

Police arrested the passenger for public intoxication. 

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