Speeding driver crashes into house in Orange County, troopers say

Both men were taken to the hospital with serious injuries

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – Two men were taken to the hospital Saturday after the Florida Highway Patrol said they crashed a car into a house.

Troopers said the crash happened just before 5 a.m. Saturday in Orange County.

According to a report, the 31-year-old man was speeding north on Toledo Street when he lost control of his car and struck a curb.

Troopers said the car drove off the road and hit a tree, then a pole and eventually flipped.

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During the crash, the car hit a house shed on Toledo Street.

Abe Villanueva lives at the home and said he and his family are okay. He said he heard what sounded like a loud boom early Saturday morning.

“I was in the house and I just heard like an explosion,” said Villanueva. “A car crashed right into the shed and destroyed the whole shed.”