Driver hospitalized after minivan slams into Lauderdale Lakes house

LAUDERDALE LAKES, FLA. (WSVN) - A South Florida driver was transported to the hospital after crashing into a home in Lauderdale Lakes, Monday evening.

Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue responded to the scene of the accident along the 4200 block of Northwest 47th Terrace, just before 6 p.m.

Officials said the driver somehow lost control of the minivan, taking out some landscaping and colliding into a concrete railing before striking the front porch of the house.

The driver was taken to the hospital as a precaution.

Officials are attempting to determine whether or not the structure is safe to inhabit.

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