Early-Morning Police Chase In Vega Ends With One Arrest

A police chase in the early morning hours in Vega led to the arrest of one man.

Officers say the chase began at 3:30 am when the driver headed the wrong way down I-40, and only ended when the car ran out of gas near the Wilderado exit.

Deputies from five different counties were involved at some point, including Wheeler, Gray, Carson, Potter, and Oldham.

The driver was checked on the scene by Vega Emergency Medical Services and was taken into custody by the Carson County Sheriff’s Office.

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