ALPINE, NJ (CBSNewYork) – Investigators said on Friday several teenagers were in a stolen SUV that was involved in a fiery crash during a police chase. New shirt.
It happened on Thursday night on 9W Street in Alpine.
Police say the driver of the SUV nearly ran past a first responder before losing control and hitting two other cars.
Police said two teenage boys, aged 17 and 15, got out of the SUV and ran into a wooded area.
The SUV caught fire with two other teenagers trapped inside. An officer put out the fire and pulled an 18-year-old girl and a 16-year-old boy outside.
The running teen was found a short time later with obvious collision injuries.
They are expected to be fine. Charges are pending.
Editor’s note: This story was first published on Friday, July 23.