Car slams into East Oak Lane group home, 1 hurt

A group home staff member was taken to the hospital Thursday morning after a car slammed into the East Oak Lane home.

The incident occurred around 2:00 a.m. at Broad and Cheltenham Avenue.

The car careened through the front yard, and slammed into a corner of the house, leaving a gaping hole behind. Police say the driver somehow lost control and crashed but amazingly was not seriously injured.

The residents were moved into a neighboring facility. The investigation is ongoing.