Chase suspect goes wrong way on expressway, crashes into tree

Authorities are investigating a drug chase that ended with the suspect crashing his car into a tree just northwest of Mission.

The chase came to an end off Western Road and Mile 4 North around 3 p.m. Wednesday.

Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) state troopers are investigating the chase.

State troopers reported that a chase involving a Ford 500 started on Expressway 83.

Investigators reported that the suspect was driving the wrong way on the highway during part of the high-speed chase.

State troopers reported taking the driver into custody and seizing bundles with 340 pounds of marijuana from inside the car.