Rude awakening: truck crashes into Danbury home in middle of the night

DANBURY – A pickup truck crashed into a house early Saturday, sending the driver and two people inside the house to the hospital.

The Danbury Fire Department said they were called to Wooster Street and Garfield Avenue just before 4 a.m. for a car crash with possible entrapment. They found a Ford pickup with its front half inside a house.

The driver and two occupants of the house had to be taken to a local hospital, but their injuries are believed to be minor.

The occupants were relocated by Red Cross after the car cause extensive damage to the house, police said.

There’s no word yet on the cause of the crash, or any charges against the driver.