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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.