MALDEN, Mass. (AP) — Authorities say a 17-year-old who doesn’t have a driver’s license led police on a more than 40-mile chase in a stolen car.
Massachusetts State Police say a woman flagged down a trooper around 12:15 a.m. Monday and said her car had been stolen in Malden. Her cellphone was in the car, allowing her to track the car’s location.READ MORE: Man Facing Charges After Dog Is Stolen From Car In Cambridge
Police located the car, but the driver took off. Police say the teen drove erratically at high speeds, eventually crossing over into New Hampshire. Officers continued to pursue the car, which crashed while trying to exit a highway. Police say the teen fled on foot before being captured.READ MORE: Everett Woman Celebrates Mother's Day A Year After Giving Birth To Twins While Having COVID-19
He was taken to the hospital for evaluation. His identity isn’t being released because he’s a juvenile.
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