PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — An early morning police chase ended when the suspect crashed into two homes in the Esplen section of the city.

According to police, the incident began around 4:30 a.m. in McKees Rocks when two officers tried to stop a man for reckless driving.

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Instead of pulling over, though, police say the driver sped off and eventually crashed into two houses along Slope Street.

The vehicle first struck a column off the front porch of one home, causing the porch roof to collapse, and then struck the home next door.

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Authorities say the driver got out of his vehicle and tried to run away; but an officer used a Taser to stop him.

The unidentified suspect was taken to the hospital for evaluation as a precaution.

McKees Rocks Police Chief Robert Cifrulak told KDKA that they’re still compiling the report to determine what charges the suspect will face.

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