Car smashes into mobile home


WARREN TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WKBN) – A mobile home in Warren Township was damaged after a car smashed into it early Tuesday morning.

The owner of the mobile home at Horvath Mobile Home Park on North River Road was sleeping on the couch about 12:30 a.m. when she was awakened by screeching tires.

Police said Melissa Mack, 26, was traveling eastbound when she struck a guardrail, veered off the road and crashed into the mobile home.

Mack was alert when emergency crews arrived. She was taken to Saint Joseph Health Center with non-life threatening injuries.

The owner of the mobile home was not injured.

A back bedroom was damaged in the crash and police said the mobile home was knocked five feet off the foundation. Two vehicles parked nearby were also damaged.

The owner of the mobile home said this is the second time in five years that a vehicle crashed into the home.

The crash remains under investigation. Police said alcohol is a factor in the accident.

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