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Huntley man arrested after crashing truck into house

HUNTLEY – A Huntley man was arrested Monday after driving into the corner of a home and fleeing from the scene, according to a press release from the Huntley Police Department.

The driver, identified as Adam K. Domini, 23, of 9672 Bennington Drive in Huntley, struck the corner of a home at 10114 Bennington Drive, according to the release. In the process, the 1997 Dodge Ram pick-up truck driven by Domini hit the home's gas meter, causing a leak.

The release states Domini was arrested on charges of leaving the scene of an accident, a misdeamor, failing to give information after striking property, disobeying a stop sign, and operating an uninsured motor vehicle, all petty offenses.

Police and firefighters responded to the vehicle crash around 6:30 p.m. Monday, where they found the truck had driven into the northeast corner of the home.

The resident was evacuating when responders arrived and Domini had fled by that time. He was later found walking in the neighborhood after police were given a description. He had minor injuries but refused medical care.

The release further states the Dodge Ram apparently disobeyed a stop sign going westbound on Bennington Drive, collided with a northbound 2003 Honda Civic, which resulted in the truck veering into the house.  The Honda driver reported no injuries.

The home was temporarily boarded and the resident was displaced for the night. according to the press release.

The estimated value of damage to the home was not immediately available.

-Northwest Herald

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