Man in Custody After Leading Authorities on Chase
Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND COUNTY - An Odessa man is in custody after leading DPS Troopers on a chase.

It all started after a call came in of a hit and run near SCR 1224 in Midland County.

Witnesses led DPS to the suspected vehicle at WCR 120 and SCR 1230. When DPS arrived the driver, 18-year-old Sergio Abdel Ponce of Odessa, fled and drove across I-20.

The driver then stayed on the north service road and ran a stop sign at West Loop 250 and I-20.

When the driver crossed the Loop, he crashed his vehicle on the north service road.

He took off on foot and was quickly detained by DPS.