Driver hospitalized after crashing into Galax home

Credit: Galax Fire Department
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GALAX (WSLS 10) - The Galax Fire Department responded after it says a car ran into a house on Tuesday afternoon.

The two-vehicle crash happened at the intersection of Kenbrook Road and Greenville Road at about 1:30 p.m.

The fire department says that one of the two vehicles went into a residence and the driver was able to get out of the vehicle. The driver was then taken to Twin County Regional Healthcare to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

The fire department then used Res Q Jacks to prop up the building and to allow them to remove the vehicle.

The scene was cleared in an hour, according to the fire department.