CAMERON PARK (CBS13) – A woman’s apartment has been red tagged after a DUI suspect slammed their car into the building early Wednesday morning.
The scene is near Cimmarron and Cambridge roads. California Highway Patrol says the incident was reported to them 4:30 a.m.READ MORE: Controversial New Report Says No Amount Of Alcohol Is Good For The Heart
Officers who responded to the scene found that a driver had crashed into a townhouse.
A woman was sleeping on a couch inside the apartment at the time of the crash, but she escaped without injury.READ MORE: Study: States With Weaker Gun Laws Have Higher Rates Of Firearm Related Homicides, Suicides
CHP believes the driver was under the influence at the time of the crash.
The apartment unit has since been red tagged, meaning it’s unlivable, by inspectors.
Shortly after the crash, the man behind the wheel of the car tried to run from the scene. He was soon caught by a young man who saw the crash and was brought to authorities.MORE NEWS: Oregon Man Arrested By Authorities After Chase Starting In Placer County
The driver’s identity has not been released.