Car slams into Newport News house overnight

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NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A car crashed into a house in the Hilton area of Newport News overnight.

Newport News police dispatchers say the crash happened around 1 a.m. on Warwick Boulevard, near Raleigh Road.

The home owner tells 10 On Your Side that police told him the driver’s brakes failed, causing the accident.

The car did not go through the house, but the front side was damaged.

10 On Your Side is working to learn more about this crash. Stay tuned for updates.