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San Antonio family left picking up the pieces after car crashes into their North Side home

One person was in the home at the time of the fire but was uninjured, officials say

SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio police are looking for the driver responsible for plowing into a house early Saturday on the North Side.

The family that lives there was caught off-guard when the incident happened and is now left with cleaning up the damage.

The incident happened around 4:15 a.m. in the 7900 block of Briaridge Drive near Pinebrook Drive.

After the crash, the vehicle caught fire on impact, which then spread to the side of the home.

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One person was inside the home at the time of the fire; however, he was uninjured, according to fire officials.

The suspect fled the scene and is still at large.

Firefighters said the fire was quickly contained and the investigation is still ongoing.


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