Car crashes into Ronkswood house after flattening garden fence

A CAR smashed through a fence and into a Worcester home.

Dramatic pictures show the aftermath of the crash that took place at around 2pm on Saturday, (June 25).

The fence was flattened, before the car came to a rest next to the front door of a property in Ripon Road, Ronkswood.

Pictures showed the crumpled bonnet of the crashed Ford Focus, and that the air bag of the vehicle had gone off.

Worcester News: CRASH: Car crashed into house in Ripon RoadCRASH: Car crashed into house in Ripon Road

One image showed four firefighters working on the car.

An eyewitness said: “Residents cannot enter the house until a structural engineer has been.”

Another eyewitness also said the driver was not there when fire service crews arrived, something HW Fire and Rescue confirmed.

He shared pictures later in the afternoon, that showed the vehicle had been moved away from the home.

Worcester News: VEHICLE: The Ford Focus that crashed into a house in Ripon RoadVEHICLE: The Ford Focus that crashed into a house in Ripon Road

A spokesperson for Fire Control said: “Fire crews from Worcester and Droitwich attended one car into a building.

“The vehicle was made safe by firefighters.

Worcester News: FLATTENED: Fence flattened in the car crash in Ripon RoadFLATTENED: Fence flattened in the car crash in Ripon Road

“Occupants were informed to get advice from a structural engineer before returning to the property.

“There were no casualties.

“When fire crews arrived there was no one on the scene with the vehicle.”

A West Mercia Police spokesperson said a man had been interviewed after the incident, and they were appealing for witnesses.

Anyone with information is asked to call 101, quoting 343i.

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