Skip to main content

Charges laid after another report of vehicle hitting a home

Share

A London man has been arrested after a vehicle crashed into a house in east London on Tuesday.

Police responded to the scene in the area of Highbury Avenue north and Eastman Avenue around 8:30 p.m. after a homeowner called 9-1-1 to report a vehicle hit their house.

The driver of the vehicle fled the scene but police were given a description and were able to find the man not far away in the backyard of another home.

A 46-year-old man from London was charged with dangerous operation of a vehicle, fail to comply with release order and driver while under suspension.

The incident is not related to another occurrence where a stolen vehicle struck a house in the area of Churchill Avenue and Manitoba Street.

CTVNews.ca Top Stories

How to avoid the trap of becoming 'house poor'

The journey to home ownership can be exciting, but personal finance columnist Christopher Liew warns about the trappings of becoming 'house poor' -- where an overwhelming portion of your income is devoured by housing costs. Liew offers some practical strategies to maintain better financial health while owning a home.

Stay Connected