Car crashes into a home in Lewisville after fleeing from traffic stop at nearby intersection. Residents were not hurt. Suspect was taken to the hospital then released to police.
A 20-year-old man is in the Lewisville jail, accused of driving into a home moments after a traffic stop.
According to Lewisville police, the incident started at the corner of Catalina and Bellaire at 12:45 a.m. Police said Everette Alvarado, Jr. and another man were stopped at the intersection. As an officer inquired about their activity, Alvarado drove off.
Minutes later, Lewisville Police received a call to 911 that a Dodge Intrepid crashed into a transformer box, cable box, brick wall and into a home. Officers removed Alvarado from the vehicle and extinguished the fire after the crash. He was treated for injuries. Alvarado is now in the Lewisville City Jail.
Alvarado faces a charge of driving while intoxicated. No one inside the home was injured.