HOUSTON, TX. (KRON/CNN Newsource) — The fiery scene happened when a SUV hit a gas line and burst into flames Monday.
Houston police say a 16-year-old boy took his mom’s vehicle for a joy ride and sped away when cops tried to pull him over.
Officers say he was driving fast when he lost control, hit a tree, and ended up in a backyard near a pool.
The teen was taken to the hospital but he wasn’t seriously hurt.
Police say he will be charged with evading.