BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) -- A 39-year-old driver of a Jeep was taken to the hospital after he drove the vehicle into a vacant home.
Ada County Dispatchers received a report of two vehicle crash near 4th Street and Myrtle at around 7:45 a.m. As a result of the crash, a Jeep slammed into the side of a home. The driver of the Jeep was taken to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries.
Boise Police said the driver was heading east on Myrtle veered off the right side of the road, hit a sign and a street light, drove along the sidewalk, back onto the road, then veering to the left, rear ended a second car before driving into a vacant house on the northeast corner of 4th & Myrtle
"It was kinda scary," said neighbor Eva Frank. "I thought oh my lord, I thought maybe somebody had gotten run over."
There was also a report of an injury crash on the Connector just past the River Street exit. Two lanes of traffic were blocked. Four vehicles were involved. The extent of those injuries are not yet known.
"When we do get call for a car versus a building, it's usually just that a car bumped into a building and it usually does not cause significant damage," said Boise Fire Chief, Thomas Mooere. "So this is not a common occurance."
In a separate incident, Boise Police said a motorcyclist traveling south on Federal Way was hit by a vehicle turning left onto Apple from northbound Federal Way. The motorcyclist was seriously injured.