A man may lose both of his legs after trying to stop a thief from taking his car in Houston, Texas.

On Monday, Aug. 12, police said the man and his wife pulled into a gas station around 8:15 p.m. The man was inside the gas station but left his Chevrolet Camaro running with his wife in the passenger seat.

The car thief jumped in the vehicle and took off, but the husband jumped on the hood of his car in an attempt to stop the burglary.

The suspect crashed into a minivan, pinning the husband between both vehicles.

The wife and the driver of the Ford van were both injured. The suspect fled the scene.

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