NORTH PORT, FL – Police in North Port tweeted that a suspected drunk driver was arrested after crashing into a house on Thursday night.
The accident happened on Lobelia Street, where an SUV slammed into the side of the home sometime before 8:40 p.m.
The male driver was arrested on a charge of DUI property damage. His name was not immediately released. Police said no injuries were reported to anyone inside the home.
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