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14-65 Clearwater Police Probe Wreck Where Car Hit Parked Vehicle, Mailbox, Pool

7/1/2014 10:06:44 PM

Contact: Rob Shaw

July 1, 2014

14-65

Clearwater Police Probe Crash Where Vehicle Hit Mailbox, Parked Car, Pool

Clearwater Police investigated a crash tonight where a driver fled the scene after running into a mailbox, a parked car and through a screened pool enclosure. The vehicle came to rest with a portion of it in the pool.

Police were called to the 1500 block of South Prescott Avenue about 8:15 p.m.

after the incident.

The 24-year-old driver and a passenger from the vehicle ran from the scene after the crash. The driver was taken into custody a couple of blocks away, and is being questioned at this time.

No injuries were reported.

The investigation continues.