x
Breaking News
More () »

San Antonio's Leading Local News: Weather, Traffic, Sports and more | San Antonio, Texas | KENS5.com

Driver believed to be driving drunk leads deputies on high-speed chase, BCSO says

According to an official with BCSO, speeds exceeded 100 mph during the chase and the driver almost crashed multiple times.

SAN ANTONIO — A man in his 20s was arrested following a high-speed chase with BCSO early Friday morning, according to the Bexar County Sheriff's Office. 

Around midnight, a deputy observed a black SUV driving recklessly on I-10 near UTSA. 

According to an official with BCSO, the driver was exhibiting signs of intoxication, so the deputy tried to pull him over. When the deputy activated his lights, the driver took off. 

Speeds exceeded 100 mph during the pursuit and the driver almost crashed multiple times, according to an official with BCSO. 

Eventually, the driver took 1604 west, exited La Cantera Parkway, and pulled into the Shops at La Cantera where he came to a stop. 

At that point, deputies were able to arrest the driver without incident. He has been charged with evading and DWI.