On arriving, police found the car engulfed in flames, but no driver was in sight.
Leong said the initial report of a rollover was mistaken.
"It looks like it hit some kind of curb," he said. PG&E was called out there, some water folks were called out."
While police were on the scene, a man arrived and told them his 19-year-old son was the driver, but refused to give the teen's whereabouts.
Police received a call at about 6:40 a.m. the same morning, telling them the 19-year-old had returned to his home.
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