Teen taken to Abilene hospital after crashing twice

POSTED: 6:38 PM Jul 04 2013   UPDATED: 2:58 PM Jul 05 2013
Car into house 07-04-13
ABILENE, Texas -

A teenager was hospitalized Thursday afternoon after allegedly failing to halt at a south Abilene stop sign.

According to police, the 16-year-old crashed at the corner of Hartford Street and South Pioneer Drive around 3 p.m. The teen allegedly disobeyed a stop sign, hit a car and smashed into a home.

She was taken to Hendrick Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries and will receive a citation for disobeying the stop sign. The other driver was not injured.

A building inspector will examine the home.