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Camera captures car crashing into home in Madison Heights

Police say suspected drunken driver crashed into home on Barrington Street

MADISON HEIGHTS, Mich. – A camera captured video of a suspected drunken driver crashing into a home on Barrington Street Monday in Madison Heights.

Madison Heights Police Department officers responded to a call about a Ford Mustang that crashed into a home, causing a fire.

A man who witnessed the crash was able to pull the driver from the vehicle before it was engulfed by flames. The fire also spread to the home.

The driver was taken to the hospital in unknown condition, and the sole resident inside the home was not injured.

Fire crews were able to extinguish the flames.

Police said alcohol does appear to be a factor in the crash but added that the investigation is still ongoing.

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