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Driver Crashes into House


DECATUR-A driver loses control of his car and crashes into a house on Decatur's north side this afternoon.

Police say just after one pm,  2013 Cadillac with only 17 miles on it crashed into a house on Nicklaus drive.  The force of the car twisting a support beam, making the house structurally unsound.  

The car veered off the road and broke through the fence, missing the in-ground pool by inches before plowing into the home. 

The driver, an 84-year-old Forsyth man, was taken by ambulance to DMH with non-life threatening injuries.

No word on the cause of the accident.

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