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5 vehicles damaged after possible street race ends in crash

November 2, 2019


THAT’S THE LATEST FROM THE WHITE HOUSE, BACK TO YOU.>>Janine: WE’RE SPEAKING WITH A SHAKEN HOMEOWNER IN HOLLYWOOD AFTER A LATE NIGHT STREET RACE ENDED IN A CRASH RIGHT OUTSIDE OF HIS HOME DAMAGING ALMOST EVERY VEHICLE IN THE DRIVEWAY, AND THE PEOPLE RESPONSIBLE WERE NOWHERE TO BE FOUND. LOCAL10’S NEKI MOHAN IS LIVE WITH MORE. NEKI.>>Neki: JANINE, BUT THEY DID LEAVE SOME CLUES BEHIND, INCLUDING ONE ENTIRE CAR, AND THAT’S THE LEAD THAT HOLLYWOOD POLICE IS CHANGES DOWN RIGHT NOW. MEANWHILE — CHASING DOWN. MEANWHILE IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD THEY HAD TO REPLACE THIS POWER POLE, AND THAT HOME RIGHT THERE, THAT HOMEOWNER LOST FIVE CARS LAST NIGHT>>MY NEIGHBORS WILL TELL YOU.>>Neki: LATE TUESDAY NIGHT CARS HEARD SPEEDING ALONG JOHNSON STREET AND NORTH 75th AVENUE. THEN A BIG CRASH SHAKING NEIGHBORS OUT OF THEIR BEDS.>>ALL WE HEARD WAS LIKE BOOM, BOOM, BOOM, AND WE CAME OUT. WE KNEW IT WAS AN ACCIDENT.>>I WAS IN MY UNDERWEAR. I RAN OUT. IT WAS SPARKING LIKE FOURTH OF JULY. GET YOUR CLOTHE OS. IT WAS CRAZY. IT WAS LIKE A NIGHTMARE.>>Neki: THE AFTERMATH OF A CRASH AN FPL POLE DOWN AND A TOTAL OF FIVE CARS SMASHED. DRIVER OF THE CAR THAT CRASHED, NOWHERE TO BE FOUND.>>SUPPOSEDLY THE KIDS WERE RACING DOWN THE STREET AND ONE TRIED TO PASS ANOTHER, FLIPPED THE CAR AND SPUN OUT AND HIT THOSE CARS. THEN HE GOT OUT AND TOOK OFF RUNNING.>>Neki: NEIGHBORS COMING OUT OF THEIR HOMES TO SURVEY THE DAMAGE. SELF CARSE HEAVILY DAMAGED. THE PERPETRATORS LONG GONE BUT THE EVIDENCE ON THE SCENE POINTING TO ONE CAR’S OWNER P THIS DARK-COLORED SUV WAS TOWED FROM THE SCENE OF A BEING ABANDONED AFTER THE CRASH.>>FROM WHAT I HEARD WAS, IT WAS THE MOM’S CAR AND SHE KNEW HER SON WAS DRIVING IT.>>IT’S SAD. THE WHOLE FAMILY WAS UPSET. THE WIFE, THE KIDS WERE SCARED. WE ALL RUN OUT BECAUSE WE’RE TRYING TO HELP. I GOT MY GRANDKIDS IN THE HOUSE. IT WAS — IT WAS SCARY.>>Neki: SPEEDING HELMS BEEN A PROBLEM FOR THESE NEIGHBORS ON JOHNSON STREET FOR QUITE SOME TIME. THEY’RE WONDERING IF THIS MAY BE THE STRAW THAT BREAKS THE CAMELY. BACK AND THEY PUT IN SPEED BUMPS. MEANWHILE THEY’RE HOPING

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