Car Crashes Through Roof Of A House In Larchwood

Thu 2-4-2021

(Larchwood)-- A Sioux Falls man was injured Tuesday night when a vehicle he was driving crashed through the roof of a house in Larchwood.

The Iowa State Patrol says 25-year-old Irrael Hildalgo was northbound on Highway 9 and was traveling at a high rate of speed when he failed to negotiate a curve. The vehicle left the roadway and vaulted over a street, coming to rest in the roof of a house.

Hidalgo was taken by ambulance to a Sioux Falls hospital.

Reports indicated no one was in the house at the time.

The crash took place around 10:20 pm. The State Patrol says it remains under investigation.