SUV slams into home; one man injured

January 11, 2009 7:06:54 AM PST
A man suffered back injuries after a driver drove through his bedroom wall in southwest Houston overnight. [SIGN UP: Get headlines and breaking news sent to you]

It happened around 12:30am Sunday at the Hearthwood apartments on the South Loop near Hearth. Investigators say the driver was backing up an SUV when they somehow slammed into the apartment wall. The vehicle went all the way through and hit a bedroom where a man was watching television.

He was knocked down and taken to the hospital with minor back injuries. The driver ran away.

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