Street race leads to accident and house fire

Local News

Two people have been arrested after a car crashed into a house which caused it to catch on fire last night.

According to police this incident occurred around 7:30 p.m. last night at the intersection of East 21st and Ash St.

This accident was the result of two drivers chasing each other. One driver struck a a parked car near the intersection.

This caused the parked car to fly into a house while then striking a gas meter thus catching the house on fire.

Crews were able to extinguish the fire quickly. Police are still investigating the situation.

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