Car crashed into house in the early hours

A CAR driven at high speed crashed into a house in the early hours of this morning (Saturday, December 8).

The incident happened around 2.30am when the Ford Focus flattened the garden wall of the property in St Helen’s Road and hit the front wall of the house.

Nobody was injured in the crash, but the two people in the car fled the scene.

There was some damage to the wall of the house.

Fire crew and police attended the scene, along with a building inspector.