Sylvia Guitron planned on remodeling her kitchen sometime. Just not quite this way.
Around 6 p.m. Wednesday, as she ironed a shirt to wear that night, a white Ford Explorer slammed into her kitchen, knocking a hole in her plumbing, demolishing her oven and washing machine, and smashing the flowered china she inherited from her mother, who passed away last Christmas. ...
Gina Rodriguez, 25, and Sandy Jimenez, 21, were popping over to H-E-B when Jimenez swerved to avoid an oncoming car flying around the corner at Imperial Boulevard and Allendale Drive. Jimenez overcorrected, slamming into the kitchen — passing between a wide tree and a parked van.
"Everything happened so fast," Rodriguez said. "The next thing we knew we were in the lady's house."
Friday, August 25, 2006
Car crashes into house
It's happened again, an automobile accident involving a house. Lomi Kriel of the Express-News reports: