NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A North Richland Hills family was jolted awake early Tuesday morning when a suspected drunk driver crashed into their garage.
It happened on Sandhurst Lane around 2:30 a.m.READ MORE: I-Team: Bank Of America And Zelle Customers Targeted In New High-Tech Scam
No one in the vehicle or inside the home was injured.
The family called it an extremely close call.READ MORE: Technology Helping Melissa ISD Retain School Bus Drivers During Nationwide Shortage
“He could’ve hit my room or my brother’s room,” said a resident named Brandon. “Both of our beds are on this wall so no telling what could’ve happened. We could’ve easily been hurt.”
The driver was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated.MORE NEWS: Parents Share Safety Concerns At Mansfield ISD Town Hall On Campus Security Following School Shooting
The suspect has not yet seen a judge, so his name and booking photo are not being made available by the police department.