Driver flees scene after police chase through Paris

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PARIS, TX-- Paris Police say a driver fled the scene of a crash after leading police on a pursuit.

Just before midnight police say an officer tried to pull over a vehicle in the 10 block of SE 12th for speeding. When the officer went to make contact with the driver, the vehicle sped away.

The officer chased the vehicle several blocks before it crashed into a concrete barrier in the 400 block of SE 14th street.

The driver ran off.

Officers were able to detain the three other passengers in the vehicle.

The incident is still under investigation.