Okaloosa County Deputies arrest teen driver after she reportedly drove into a house

Deputies arrested Samantha Frazier, 17, of Niceville, after they say she tried to flee a traffic stop and drove into a house. (WJHG/WECP)

MARY ESTHER, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Okaloosa County Sheriff's Deputies arrested a Niceville teen they say tried to get away from a traffic stop and drove into a home in Mary Esther.

A deputy says Samantha Frazier, 17, of Niceville, was driving without her headlights on around midnight. The deputy says they then tried to pull her over. They say Frazier slowed down at first, but then started to speed away.

According to the deputy, they continued to pursue her when she failed to complete a turn because of her speed and hit a house.

Frazier is charged with fleeing and eluding with no regard to the safety of people or property, driving with a suspended license, and additional traffic citations.

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