2 boys lead Akron police on a chase, both hurt after crashing into a tree

AKRON, Ohio - Two juvenile boys were injured in a crash early Monday when they led Akron police on a short chase.

Police say they attempted to pull the boys over when they took off.

But the chase only lasted a minute before the driver hit a fire hydrant and then a tree on Snyder Street.

The passenger had to be transported to a local hospital with serious injuries. The driver was walking and talking to police before being transported to a local hospital to be checked out.

No information was available about the actual owner of the car or whether the driver had a driver's license.


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