Family reported safe after car crashed into their home in Nicholasville


No one was reported injured when a vehicle crashed into a home Thursday morning.

The incident happened around 1 A.M. in Nicholasville.

According to reports, the vehicle was heading down Barnes Street when it hit a tree, then tried to back up, and struck the house.

The vehicle took off but investigators managed to track it down by following a trail of leaking fuel and debris.

Reports say that a child stays in that part of the house but luckily wasn’t in the room when the vehicle crashed into their home.

The driver faces several charges, including fleeing and evading.

Residents returned inside their home after fire officials patched up the hole.