Vehicle Crashes Into Vacant House On West State Street; One Reported Injury

May 30, 2021

TRENTON, NJ (MERCER)–Around 9:15 p.m. a vehicle traveling on West State Street near Hermitage Avenue ran off the roadway crashed though a picket fence and onto a porch of a vacant house. Trenton EMS, Capital Health Paramedics, Trenton Fire Department and Trenton Police Department responded to the scene for reported people trapped in the vehicle.

Trenton firefighters were able to stabilize the car prior to patient removal. After the vehicle was stabilized the patient was extricated. It was reported one person was taken to Capital Health Regional Medical Center for treatment for non-life threating injures. The driver of the vehicle was reportedly seen leaving with police.

Trenton Fire Department stood by as a tow truck removed the vehicle that was on the front porch. The Trenton Building Department responded to the scene to evaluate the structure.

The Trenton Police Department is investigating the crash.