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Police: Teen Driver Flipped Car Down Embankment After Chase



    Teen Hospitalized After Car Goes Off Cliff

    Police say a 19-year-old male driver wouldn't stop for officers, then went flying down an embankment, the car landing on its roof on a beach in Nahant, Massachusetts.

    (Published Thursday, March 2, 2017)

    A teenager is in stable condition after driving over an embankment and landing on a Massachusetts beach Thursday, police say.

    The crash happened after police tried to stop the car, which they say was speeding from the Causeway onto Nahant Road around 5 p.m. Police ended the pursuit due to safety concerns.

    When police searched the area, an officer noticed a missing section of guardrail above Forty Steps Beach before seeing the car flipped over on the beach.

    Police and fire crews removed the 19-year-old from the car. He was taken to Massachusetts General Hospital, where he is listed in stable condition.

    Car Crash in Nahant

    [NECN] Car Crash in Nahant

    A car went off an embankment on a road in Nahant and crashed on the beach below.

    (Published Thursday, March 2, 2017)

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