Homeowners in north Harris County are cleaning up after a suspected drunk driver plowed through their fences and across their lawns.
"He took out the street sign, then he took out the fence next to me, then my fence, then another fence," said homeowner Robert Hamilton. "He tried to break somewhere, then another fence, and he tried to break somewhere
Harris County sheriff’s deputies said late Thursday night, a black Toyota lost control on Spears Road near T C Jester Boulevard. The truck jumped the curb, crashed through four backyards and hit a utility pole.
“We thought it was lightning or the transformer blew and everyone was scared,” Hamilton said. “No one came outside. It rocked everybody’s houses.”
Deputies found the driver and arrested him. He was not injured in the crash.