State Troopers Chase Forklift In Gregg County

A bizarre incident last night in Gregg County as State Troopers got involved in a chase with a stolen forklift tractor. Troopers say Longview man, Jeremy Comer, tried to evade arrest as he drove a stolen forklift tractor on Highway 42 near Harrison Road around 8:15 last night.

Troopers say Comer even tried to ram a patrol car with the forklift. He was taken into custody on numerous charges including, DWI, possession of marijuana, resisting arrest and assault with a deadly weapon. He's being held on 38 thousand dollars bond.