SAN ANTONIO -

Two people were taken into custody following a short chase and crash just east of downtown San Antonio.

San Antonio police officers attempted to pull the vehicle over Monday evening, but the driver fled and crashed on South New Braunfels Avenue at Virginia Boulevard.

The driver and passenger then fled on foot from the crash scene, but were arrested a short time later.

San Antonio police said the driver will be charged with evading arrest and drug possession. The passenger was wanted for an unpaid traffic ticket.