Texas: High-speed chase ends in crash, $60K of cocaine discovered
By Paul S. Martinez
The Beaumont Enterprise
A routine traffic stop Monday turned into a high-speed chase that ended with an accident and confiscation of more than $60,000 worth of cocaine, Beaumont police said.
A Beaumont police officer tried to stop a 2007 Nissan Altima going east on Interstate 10 near mile marker 850 at about 12:52 a.m. for speeding and a lane change violation, according to police reports.