Truck driver involved in police standoff after chase, crash

FORT WORTH, TX (WCMH) – An apparent standoff is underway with the driver of a tractor-trailer who led police on a chase Friday afternoon.

It’s happening along Interstate 30 near Forth Worth, NBC Dallas-Fort Worth reported.

According to Fort Worth police, officers tried to stop the driver after the truck hit several vehicles on the Interstate. The driver refused to pull over and led officers on a chase through downtown Fort Worth and into Arlington.

Speeds reached 100mph.

The driver crashed in Arlington.

A standoff is now underway, with police taking defensive positions behind concrete dividers. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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