Baytown man killed in car accident after police chase
BAYTOWN, Texas – A man was involved in a fatal car accident in Baytown Saturday morning, according to the Baytown Police Department.
The accident happened 1:45 a.m. while Baytown Police attempted to initiate a traffic stop on a gray 2007 Saturn in the 6800 block of Garth Road.
The suspect pulled into a parking lot, but refused to stop and exited the parking lot. The suspect was speeding on Garth Road with officers following behind him, police said.
While driving, the suspect hit a guard rail and went into a ditch on F.M. 1942. According to police, the suspect was pronounced dead at the scene.