Car crashes into Gualbert Avenue home

A car crashed into the front porch of 141 Gualbert Avenue in the afternoon of February 5, 2017. (Jim Herr, II/Cheektowaga Chronicle)
A car crashed into the front porch of 141 Gualbert Avenue in the afternoon of February 5, 2017. (Jim Herr, II/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – Rescue Hose firefighters attended to a woman who lost control of her car and crashed into a Gualbert Avenue home Sunday afternoon.

It happened around 2:30 p.m. at the intersection of Gualbert and Widley Avenues.

The driver told an eyewitness that she was driving down Widley Avenue and hit a patch of ice near the stop sign.

Her car jumped the curb, slid across the front lawn and slammed into the front porch of 141 Gualbert Avenue.  The home did not sustain any structural damage.

Rescue Hose firefighters and medics from American Medical Response evaluated the woman at the scene, but she was not transported to the hospital.

The Cheektowaga Police is now investigating the incident.

Copyright 2019 Crabapple Media, LLC. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without prior permission.

— Click here to send a News Tip to Cheektowaga Chronicle

— Scammed, ripped off, or need help with an issue with the government? Let us know and Chronicle Connects will try to help bring a resolution to your issue.

— Subscribe to our mailing list below and read the latest news from Cheektowaga Chronicle in your email every morning at 9 am.

* indicates required