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Teen driver charged after Subaru hits Fonthill home

Home sustained extensive damage, police say
A single-vehicle collision on Sunday caused extensive damage to this home in Fonthill.

On Sunday, Dec. 3, 2023 at 3 a.m., 3 District (Welland/Pelham) uniform officers with the Niagara Regional Police Service attended the area of Haist Street and Pancake Lane in the Town of Pelham for a motor vehicle collision.

In a news release issued on Monday, police say that investigation revealed an 18-year-old male was operating a silver Subaru crossover when it collided with a house.

There were no injuries as a result of the incident. There was extensive damage to the roof of the home.  The 18-year-old male driver was charged with careless driving.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Niagara Regional Police Service by calling 905-688-4111.

Members of the public who wish to provide information anonymously are encouraged to contact Crime Stoppers of Niagara online or by calling 1-800-222-8477.