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Driver fleeing from police crashes into Youngsville house

Posted November 15, 2018 11:12 p.m. EST
Updated November 15, 2018 11:15 p.m. EST


— A man fleeing from police crashed into a house Thursday night in Youngsville.

Franklin County police said they were attempting to stop a suspect in connection with outstanding felony warrants when the driver fled.

The driver led police on a chase that ended when the suspect crashed into a house near the corner of College and Winston streets.

The suspect was taken to an area hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

Authorities have not identified the suspect or said what charges the person will face.

Police were attempting to remove the car from the house late Thursday night, but did not have an estimate of how much damage the crash caused.