Car vs. house in Falmouth sends elderly driver to hospital

Car breaks through foundation of Davis Straits home
A car vs. house in Falmouth Thursday afternoon sent the driver to the hospital. David G. Curran photo.

FALMOUTH - An unidentified elderly driver reportedly crashed into the side of a home on Davis Straits in Falmouth Thursday afternoon. The driver, according to a fire official at the scene, was transported to Falmouth Hospital with minor injuries.

No one was reportedly home at the time of the crash.

The impact took out a section of the house's foundation.

Police are investigating the cause of the crash. The Falmouth Building Inspector will be called to the home to assess the damage. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on