PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A man is under arrest in Philadelphia after driving his car into a home in the city’s Oxford Circle section.
Authorities say the incident occurred shortly after 7:00 p.m, when a 33-year-old man was driving a 2012 black Nissan at what officials are describing as a high rate of speed.READ MORE: Toll Hike Takes Effect Sunday On 8 Delaware River Crossings, Gas Prices Also Going Up
The man lost control of the car and landed on the lawn of the property before striking the house on the 6400 block of Algon Avenue.READ MORE: 10-Year-Old Boy Recovering After Grazed By Bullet In North Philadelphia: Police
Officials say the driver suffered bruises to his arms and legs. They added that the home suffered some structural damage and that a woman was in the home at the time, but not injured.
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