Vehicle crashes through wall of Lauderhill apartment

A driver slammed their car through the wall of a Lauderhill apartment on Sunday.

LAUDERHILL, Fla. – A driver slammed their car through the wall of a Lauderhill apartment on Sunday.

It happened to a building located at 2322 Northwest 56th Avenue.

Witnesses told Local 10 News’ Joseph Ojo that it happened just after 1 p.m. Sunday.

“I hear the car explosion and the stairs jerked and when I looked around I saw the car in the house,” said witness Lorraine Brown.

Two people were injured when a car crashed into a Lauderhill apartment. (Lauderhill Fire Rescue)

According to police, two people were inside the vehicle when it crashed into the apartment.

They suffered minor injuries, authorities said.

Witnesses said the woman behind the wheel was pregnant.

“The driver, her face was bleeding and she was seven months pregnant,” said witness Brittany Bradley.

No one inside the apartment was hurt as the resident was asleep in a different room.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.


About the Authors:

David Dwork joined the WPLG Local 10 News team in August 2019. Born and raised in Miami-Dade County, David has covered South Florida sports since 2007.

Joseph Ojo joined Local 10 in April 2021. Born and raised in New York City, he previously worked in Buffalo, North Dakota, Fort Myers and Baltimore.