Big Spring Woman Tries to Escape Police, Crashes Car

Big Spring Woman Tries to Escape Police, Crashes Car

Staff Report

NewsWest 9

BIG SPRING - A woman is in the hospital with injuries and it gets worse for her from there.

Tuesday at 5:30 in the evening, Big Spring Police stopped Monica Bassett in the 3200 block of West Highway 80.

She was asked to step out of the car, but refused, and sped away.

Law enforcement chased Bassett for about 3 minutes before she crashed into a telephone pole at 3rd and San Jacinto.

Bassett was taken to the hospital, and will be charged with Evading Arrest.