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A cold front will work through the area tonight reinforcing the nice weather we've had lately. Dry northwest flow aloft will continue keeping the area dry for most of the week. Cool at night and mild to warm days are expected. The next upper system will reach the area next weekend.
Port Arthur teen crashes into home after police chase
PORT ARTHUR - A police chase ended overnight with a teenager crashing into a Port Arthur home after , police say, he first slammed into the back of a police car.
Investigators say the driver -- 18-year-old Luis Martinez of Port Arthur -- first hit the officer's car in the 1900 block of 9th Avenue as the officer was stopped at a red light.
Police say Martinez then sped away, and there was a chase.
Martinez later crashed into this home in the 2400 block of Evergreen at about 2 a.m. Saturday, June 28.
The crash woke up the family. They then heard an officer trying to apprehend Martinez in their back yard.
Resident Michelle Bruno says the crash was a frightening experience and she and her husband are thankful that they weren't injured.