La Joya police involved in smugglers car chase.
La Joya police were involved in another car chase with a driver who was smuggling illegal immigrants in the car. Police noticed a Border Patrol agent trying to pull over a car and assisted the agent in the chase. The chase reached speeds of up to 100 mph, but the driver lost control of the car and hit a tree. At that point immigrants began jumping out of the vehicle with even a woman being found in the trunk. The driver is now being charged with attempted smuggling and evading arrest.