UPDATE: Man dies after crashing into house in Racine

UPDATE: Man dies after crashing into house in Racine

Updated: 9:30 a.m. on January 23, 2018

UPDATE: RACINE, Wis. (CBS 58) -- A driver who crashed his car into a house in Racine has died. 

Police were called to a home near Yout and Green Streets shortly before 8:00 Monday night for a disturbance. Police say there was an argument between a woman and her boyfriend and the boyfriend was breaking things inside the house. 

After speeding away, police say his car crashed into a utility pole on Charles Street, a stop sign, and a fire hydrant before slamming into a house on Jones Street. 

There's no word if anyone inside the house was injured. 


Posted: 10:12 p.m. on January 22, 2018

RACINE, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Racine Police are currently investigating an accident that left a man injured.

Police were originally called to the 800 block of Yout Street for a civil disturbance. Upon arrival, a man fled the scene in a vehicle at a high rate of speed. Racine Police attempted to follow the vehicle. Along the way, they discovered that an electrical pole, a stop sign, and a fire hydrant were all struck.

The vehicle eventually stopped after striking a home in the 1300 block of Jones Street.

The male driver was taken to a local hospital where his condition is currently unknown at this time.

One other person sustained injuries in this accident.

Racine Police are asking anyone with information to call 262-635-7756.

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