HARRIS COUNTY, Texas — An Atascocita neighborhood was startled early Wednesday when a chase suspect crashed into the garage of a family's home, the Harris County Pct. 4 Constable's Office confirmed.
It happened shortly after midnight at a single-story house in the 1800 block of Polo Meadow.
Investigators said Eduardo Rosales, 28, took out a light pole, three cars parked in the family's driveway and their garage when his vehicle went airborne.
Rosales was being chased by Precinct 4 constables, who said he committed a traffic violation on W. Lake Houston Parkway and refused to pull over when instructed by officers.
Part of the chase and crash was caught on a surveillance camera from a neighbor's house.
They said he struck a curb during the chase, lost control and then crashed. He then tried to escape on foot but was captured nearby on Rolling Rapids Street, deputies said.
Rosales was arrested. He's charged with evading arrest.
Fortunately, the vehicles were empty, and according to Atascocita firefighters, and there were no life-threatening injuries to the family inside the house.
Firefighters reported two of the three vehicles were completely destroyed, and a Dodge truck sustained minor damage.