Two people were hurt after a collision between two vehicles at a West Philadelphia intersection crushed one car and caused the other to slam into a nearby home.
The two vehicles collided near the 6100 block of Ellsworth Street Sunday afternoon. The impact caused one vehicle to crash into a white truck in the street while the other vehicle, a red Toyota, traveled across a lawn before striking a home.
The drivers of both vehicles were taken to the hospital. Officials have not yet revealed their conditions. The homeowners were not in the house at the time of the crash.
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“I just can’t even fathom the whole repair process and the displacement,” Beverly Johnson, a neighbor of the homeowners, told NBC10. “It’s heartbreaking.”
L&I officials will determine if the home is still safe for the family to live there. Officials continue to investigate the crash.