Massachusetts teen swerves to avoid hitting squirrel, hits house instead

Hingham Crash
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HINGHAM, Mass. (WLNE)- A Massachusetts teenager drove off of North Street in Hingham and into a house on Thursday, after trying to avoid hitting a squirrel, according to police.

Officers responded to the scene of the crash at 6:35 a.m. after several reports came in about a car driving through a house.

The 19-year-old girl that was driving the car was not injured and was sitting on the sidewalk when police arrived. She was issued a citation for failing to stay in the marked lanes.

The residents of the house were not injured either.

 

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