Juvenile arrested after police chase ends in crash at 18th and Quaker

Published: Jun. 23, 2022 at 6:59 AM CDT|Updated: Jun. 23, 2022 at 7:10 AM CDT
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LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - A juvenile involved in a high speed chase that ended in a crash early Thursday morning has been arrested.

Wolfforth Chief of Police Rick Scott says Wolfforth police were investigating a series of car burglaries when officers matched a description of one of the vehicles and began a pursuit.

Lubbock Sheriff’s Deputies, Lubbock police, Wolfforth police and EMS responded to 18th and Quaker after the juvenile crashed into a utility pole.

According to the Lubbock County Sheriff’s Office, the juvenile hit a curb and went up a guy-wire, flipping the car over. The chase started around 5:30 a.m. and lasted about 10 minutes.

LSO reported during the chase, the driver was speeding through intersections and crossing major streets like Milwaukee and Frankford.

It’s unknown how many people were involved in the wreck, but officials say there were only minor injuries.

This is a developing story; check back for updates

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