7 Hospitalized After Chase Ends in Crash at Gears Road and Ella Boulevard in Houstonjoelagordon
Seven Injured in Houston Car Accident at Gears Road and Ella Boulevard
Houston, Texas (May 13, 2018) – Seven people were hospitalized after a driver operating a stolen vehicle crashed into multiple others at an intersection in north Houston on Saturday evening, according to the authorities.
The incident happened near the intersection of Gears Road and Ella Boulevard on Saturday, May 12.
Police said a HPD officer was coming from the scene of another crash when he attempted to stop a driver who was traveling at a high rate of speed.
The male driver failed to stop and fled from the site. His vehicle then crashed into several other vehicles near the intersection, including a white Mazda, carrying a family of five.
The five occupants of the Mazda and a person in one of the other cars involved were transported to a hospital for treatment.
The driver of the stolen vehicle was also hospitalized with unknown injuries.
Police said charges are pending an ongoing investigation.
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