Man leads police on 4-county chase through Central Texas

File Image. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
File Image. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

BELL COUNTY, Texas (KXAN) — A man led police on an hour-long chase through four Central Texas counties Friday morning.

Department of Public Safety troopers attempted to pull the man over in Bastrop County at 10:30 a.m. He then fled the scene.

Seven agencies followed the man through Travis and Williamson counties before he was taken into custody in Bell County by DPS troopers shortly after 11:30 a.m.

Police pursued the man along several roadways, including U.S. Highway 290, State Highway 130 and Interstate 35.

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