Top Speed of Nitro?
Chase reaches 130 mph before crash in Wallisville
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
WALLISVILLE, Texas (KTRK) --
Authorities are trying to figure out why a driver eluded troopers during a routine traffic stop, traveling at speeds of up to 130 mph.
DPS troopers were trying to stop a Dodge Nitro
for an equipment violation in the area of the East Freeway and Waco Street at around 1:40 a.m. Tuesday.
The Dodge SUV led troopers to the East Beltway 8 at the Wallisville exit. The vehicle crashed into a brick wall of an apartment complex ending the chase.
The driver was taken to the hospital with a broken leg from the crash.
Authorities have not immediately said what charges the driver will face.
Nitro Year: 2007 (1 of 91,815 sold in 07)
Nitro Model: R/T 4X4 Stone White
CAT-BACK Exhaust, CAI, Projector Head Lamps
Fully-Equipped w/all factory options