Driver flees from crash on I-20, caught by Fort Worth PD’s Police Chief
Multiple emergency responders were called to the scene of a major accident just after 10:30AM this morning along eastbound I-20 near Campus Drive.
It was reported that a person was involved in a crash and then fled on foot, leaving the vehicle on the interstate. Multiple police from Fort Worth and Forest Hill PDs responded.
Officers engaged in a search and foot chase with the suspect in the Forest Hill area. Fort Worth PD’s Air-1 helicopter assisted with the search.
The suspect was eventually tracked down and caught by the Fort Worth Police Chief. A video from the Fort Worth PD Helicopter shows Chief Kraus taking the suspect into custody.
#TeamWork – Dec. 27 we worked together to locate a driver who ran from a major accident. Below is Air 1 following a suspect trying to run/hide from officers, he was eventually arrested by Chief Kraus – “I’m just proud to be 1 of 1,700 officers, who do this kind of work every day” pic.twitter.com/fGsEZx8Jf1— Fort Worth Police (@fortworthpd) December 27, 2019