Van hits residence, overturns

Van hits residence, overturns

CHAMPAIGN — A man was examined at the scene Monday afternoon after his van hit a house in Champaign and then rolled over.

According to a fire department report, the van crashed into a home in the 600 block of West Columbia Avenue at 4:38 p.m. The vehicle then rolled over before landing on its roof.

Firefighters helped the upside-down driver, whose name has not yet been released, out of his seat belt and out of the van.

The driver was examined at the scene for possible treatment, according to the report.

The fire department estimated damage to the home at about $5,000.

Champaign police Sgt. Jaceson Yandell said information about the identity of the driver and whether any tickets were issued will not be available before Tuesday afternoon at the earliest.

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