Man leads troopers on high speed chase through Lubbock County

Man leads troopers on high speed chase through Lubbock County

LUBBOCK COUNTY, TX (KCBD) - A man is behind bars after leading DPS troopers on a high speed chase through Southwest Lubbock County on Saturday afternoon.

53-year-old Ira Dean Huffstutler is in the Lubbock County Detention Center charged with evading arrest in a vehicle.

DPS tells us they tried to pull Huffstutler over for a traffic violation near 1585 and Avenue P around 3:30 p.m., but he didn't stop.

Troopers say Huffstutler led them on a 15-minute chase through the southern part of the county before ending up in a field and surrendering to officials.

We're told that he was taken into custody without incident.

Troopers say no one was injured and no vehicles were damaged in this pursuit.

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