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SUV plows into Artesia home while occupants sleep

There was a scary crash in Artesia. An SUV plowed into a home while the occupants were sleeping on Tuesday.

August 16, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
There has been a scary crash in Artesia Tuesday morning. An SUV plowed into a home on the 11000 block of 183rd Street.

Police say the driver of the SUV ran from the scene, leaving the vehicle lodged half-way into the house. The damage to the home is extensive.

The occupants were sleeping in the back of the house when it happened; there were no injuries.

Authorities have detained a man found walking nearby, and are now trying to determine if he was involved in the crash.