Possibly drunk teen takes truck on joyride with younger siblings and crashes

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By Alicia Barron By Alicia Barron

PHOENIX – A Valley teen reportedly took his family’s pick-up truck for a joyride and ended up crashing.

Police tell 3TV an 18-year-old man took the family truck out for a ride without his parents’ permission and took along his two younger sisters.

During their ride, the teen allegedly t-boned another car and ended up on the lawn of a house near 19th Avenue and Camelback. He then tried to flee the scene, leaving his siblings behind.

Police tell 3TV they believe the driver may have been intoxicated at the time of the collision. He was detained by a group of people before police arrived on scene.