15-year-old Boy Taking Mom's Car for Joyride Flees Police, Crashes in Haltom City

A 15-year-old boy taking his mother's car for a joyride fled from police and wound up crashing into a concrete pillar Thursday morning in Haltom City.The boy was was taken to an area hospital for evaluation after he was taken into custody, police said. The chase began around 1:45 a.m. off northbound State Highway 121 when the driver refused to stop for a traffic violation and led police on a 30-minute pursuit. It ended in a crash after the juvenile took the Minnis Road exit off Highway 121, police said. The pillar was not seriously damaged, police said. Fort Worth police provided assistance.  Continue reading...

Copyright The Dallas Morning News
Contact Us