CRIME

Man drives car into an empty Orem home

Sep 21, 2018, 11:14 AM
An unidentified driver drove into a home in Orem....
An unidentified driver drove into an empty home in Orem.

OREM — An Orem homeowner has a lot of cleaning up to do after coming home to find a car embedded in his empty house.

“I kind of figured a neighborhood kid probably put a car in drive and hit the house,” homeowner Ryan Yardley said in an interview. “I didn’t expect to see an entire car in my front room.”

Police say the driver of the car ran off after the crash but was found and arrested a short time later.

No one was at home at the time of the crash and the driver’s name has not been released at this time.

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