A stolen Tesla Model S split in half and burst into flames in West Hollywood after it crashed into several cars and lamp posts during a police chase. Two people are in critical condition including the driver of the Tesla.
He tried to outrun the police while driving in excess of 100 mph on the streets of West Hollywood before the crash sent half of the car wedged between two buildings. Meanwhile, witnesses talk about a spark and explosion heavy electric firework they did not expected to see on July 4. ABC7 has more:
Several others were injured as well as the two in critical condition while La Brea Avenue looked like this after the fire brigade killed the flames:
— @LAScanner (@LAScanner) July 4, 2014
We'll keep posting more as we have it, in the meantime, let's just wait and see what the Feds have to say about this horrific accident.