HARRIS COUNTY – A suspected drunk driver was arrested after injuring a deputy, which led to a brief chase Saturday morning on Beltway 8 in northeast Harris County.
According to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were told of a suspicious vehicle on the Beltway 8 heading north at 10 a.m. The vehicle had been involved in a minor accident near Tidwell.
Deputies said the suspect driver refused to get out of his vehicle. He then backed up his car and ran over a deputy’s foot.
After a brief, slow-speed chase, the suspect was arrested on the Beltway near John Ralston, deputies said.
Charges are pending.