Driver hospitalized after crashing into Chesapeake home

Posted at 8:59 PM, Jan 11, 2013
and last updated 2013-01-12 14:20:23-05

Chesapeake, Va. - A 59-year-old Portsmouth man was hospitalized after police say he crashed his Ford pick-up truck into a Chesapeake home in the 1000 block of Geneva Avenue Friday night.

Crews responded to the accident at around 6:50 p.m. 

They say the residents inside the home were not hurt.  

Police say the driver, Joseph Weaser, sustained non-life-threatening injuries. 

Officials are still investigating the cause of the accident. 

The home sustained minor damages and a fire hydrant was also damaged in the accident.