Emergency Services are on the scene of an incident on Wynyard Road in Hartlepool.
A car smashed into the front of the property at approximately 9.30PM.
The car has left the road and gone into the house near to the Eskdale Road Junction.
Police and fire services are currently on the scene dealing with the incident.
Wynyard Road is expected to remain closed for a number of hours.
It is not yet clear if anyone has been injured in the incident.
A Local resident who does not want to be named has said they heard the sound of a car driving at speed before hearing a loud banging sound.
As soon as they heard the bang he came running out to see what had happened.
He was met with the horror scene of a car sitting in the wall and a driver still sitting behind the wheel.
Another witness has told Police Hour that he saw the car come flying down Eskdale Road in Hartlepool he said “He had no chance of stopping, he was going far too fast”
“There was a huge smash and the driver had gone into the house”.
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