100+ MPH high speed chase in Parker County leads to one person in custody
A driver led multiple police agencies on a high speed chase through Parker County late last night. The pursuit originated around 10:30PM on Main Street near downtown Weatherford.
The vehicle, which was reported to be a Dodge Charger, evaded police through Weatherford and onto northbound FM 51 up to Highway 199 into Springtown. From there, the suspect took eastbound Highway 199. Speeds for a majority of the pursuit were reported at over 100MPH, sometimes upwards of 125MPH.
It continued all the way into Lake Worth. The pursuit stopped on Highway 199 at the Lake Worth bridge.
One person was taken into custody.