Routine traffic stop turns into brief chase

HOUSTON It started on Gessner and ended shortly after on West 34th near Highway 290. It began when officers tried to pull the driver over on a routine traffic stop. He took off. At one point, the driver bumped into a cop car while trying to escape.

Eventually, one of the driver's tires blew out. He pulled into a parking lot and surrendered. The driver now faces felony charges.

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