NC teen crashes parents’ Mercedes-Benz into home

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RALEIGH, N.C. — A teenager is facing charges after losing control of his parents’ car and slamming into a house in north Raleigh late Thursday night.

Police tell WTVD that the underage driver should have never been behind the wheel when he decided to go on a joy ride.

The 15-year-old was driving his parents’ Mercedes-Benz on Currituck Drive in North Hills, lost control, zipped through a yard and hit a Ford Mustang in the driveway.

The impact sent the Mercedes airborne and turned it 180 degrees before the rear end crashed through the house.

Read more: WTVD

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