Vehicle crashes into home in West Chester, causes significant damage

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WEST CHESTER, Ohio -- A driver traveling at a high speed lost control of his vehicle and crashed into a home in West Chester early Thursday causing significant damage.

Police say the incident happened at about 4:30 a.m. in the 7900 block of Third Street.

The damaged home is located on a curve and as the driver was traveling around the curve he lost control, hit the curb, hit a gas line and slid into the home, according to investigators.

A couple and their newborn baby live inside the affected home.

The house was evacuated and officials say no injuries have been reported.

Duke Energy has secured the damaged gas line.

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