Driver in custody after brief chase through campus

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A police chase ends at the University of Texas late Thursday night.

Austin Police arrested a man they say led them on a short chase from North Lamar and North Loop Boulevard area to Dean Keeton Street. Police say the driver was spotted driving recklessly and that’s when the chase started. It ended minutes later, before midnight.

There are no reports of people getting hurt during the chase and no word yet how fast the driver was going or the charges he could face. 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. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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