Posted at: 10/08/2013 3:45 PM
| Updated at: 10/08/2013 6:17 PM
By: WNYT Staff
This is what the scene looked like in Bennington, after a car crashed into two homes on Union Street.
Bennington Police Department
BENNINGTON, Vt. – A truck smashed into two Bennington homes early Tuesday morning. Police say pieces of the homes came very close to seriously injuring the driver.
Marcien Roy, 18, was rounding a sharp curve, when he ran a stop sign around 1:30 a.m.
His truck became airborne hitting homes at 257 and 259 Union Street.
Both homes sustained heavy damage, with one being declared unfit for occupancy.
Roy was treated for minor injuries. Police say large pieces of wood crashed through his car, but missed him.
No one else was hurt.
Police say Roy admitted he was eating mushrooms and smoking pot before the crash.