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Arrest After Car Slams Into House

Posted on: 6:36 am, November 27, 2012, by , updated on: 08:19am, November 27, 2012

CARBONDALE — A man faces charges after he plowed his car into a house in Lackawanna County, according to police.

It happened just after 2 a.m. Tuesday on Belmont Street in Carbondale.

Police say the driver was speeding when his car hit a parked sport/utility vehicle in a driveway before hitting a porch.

Officers believe the man was driving under the influence and arrested him.

Authorities say a passenger in the car ran away from the scene.

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