Officer injured, three apprehended after police chase

An officer was injured when his car crashed into a ditch after police chase in Brazoria County.

September 18, 2010 7:18:46 AM PDT
A chase ended in a crash that injured a Houston police officer. It started on Highway 288 when officers tried to pull over a suspected drunk driver. Police say the driver led them to Brazoria County and ended up in a field. That's where three people jumped out and ran.

The officer who was after them crashed into a ditch and needed to be flown to the hospital. He's in stable condition.

Police caught all three suspects and say charges are pending.