Driver Arrested After Chase in Chula Vista

U.S. Border Patrol agents tried to pull the driver when he was spotted on Otay Mesa Road

View Comments ()




    A driver, said to be street racing, led officials on a wild high-speed chase in the South Bay overnight police said.

    U.S. Border Patrol agents tried to pull the driver of an Acura Integra when he was spotted racing other cars on Otay Mesa Road.

    Agents said the man drove off at a high rate of speed.

    The pursuit ended on Mazagon Lane in Chula Vista when the agent's vehicle was able to box in the driver.

    The man behind the wheel and his passenger surrendered.

    The driver was arrested for felony charges of evading arrest officials said. The passenger was released with no charges.

    Keep up to date on breaking news: Download our improved iPhone app, follow us on Twitter @nbcsandiego, fan us on Facebook, sign up for our breaking news e-mail alerts or text SDBREAKING to 622339 to receive text messages for local breaking news. (For more info, text HELP. To end, text STOP. Message and data rates may apply.)