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      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.

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