Houston police are investigating a fatal crash at 7400 Hollister Street about 12:10 a.m. today (Sept. 15).
The identity of the deceased male, 14, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant J. Uribe and Officer J. Baker reported:
Patrol officers began to pursue a stolen vehicle, a black Ford Fusion, traveling northbound in the 5300 block of Hollister Street. The male driver of the Ford fled from officers and lost control of the vehicle at the above address. The vehicle struck a curb, the side of a ditch and then landed in the driveway of a business in the 7700 block of Hollister Street. The driver was pronounced deceased at the scene. One female passenger, 19, in the Ford was ejected from the vehicle and transported to an area hospital in critical condition. A second female passenger, 16, was transported to a hospital in stable condition.
The investigation is continuing.