SUV slams into home in Richmond

Written by Gene Petriello

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - UPDATED: The driver of a SUV that slammed into a house this morning in the 1500 block of Laburnum Avenue has been charged with driving under the influence and destruction of private property.

Richmond Police say Donald McWilliams was driving his SUV when it slammed into a car parked along Laburnum Avenue, then into a home.

The accident happened just before 2:30 on Tuesday morning. The driver of the SUV was taken to the hospital,  but was released with just minor injuries.

The home the SUV hit was actually up for sale. It does have a sold sign on the front lawn. There is a huge hole in the basement of the home the SUV hit.

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