Crash Alert: Driver flees after crashing into North Austin home

AUSTIN, TX – Investigators with the Austin Police Department are searching for the suspect that drove into a North Austin home and fled on foot Tuesday morning.

According to KVUE, the collision occurred on Bethune Avenue in the Saint Johns neighborhood near U.S. 183 at about 1:45 a.m. Police believe the driver lost control of their vehicle on the highway and drove through a fence before striking the house.

A teenager was home and sustained injuries when the vehicle plowed into the home. Details regarding the severity of their injuries have not been released.

No identifying information regarding the driver or vehicle involved has been made public at this time.

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