Authorities responded to the hit-and-run in the 7800 block of Loma Vista Road on Wednesday at 10:37 p.m. The garage had been struck by a vehicle, police said.
Witnesses were able to provide officers with a description of the driver who fled from the scene. Dharmvir Gurm of Ventura was taken into custody a short distance away.
Gurm was booked at Ventura County Jail on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol and hit-and-run.
Investigators say the residence did not suffer any structural damage from the crash.