CLEARWATER – A Clearwater homeowner suffered minor injuries when a car crashed into her home about 4:53 p.m. Oct. 2.
According to a report from the Florida Highway Patrol, Robert Louis Albritton, 39, of Largo was driving his 2003 Chevy Suburban eastbound on Old Lake Drive from Magnolia Drive when he fell asleep and lost control of his vehicle.
The vehicle left the roadway and crashed into a home on Oak Lake Drive. The homeowner, Carol Matteo, suffered minor injuries. Damage to the home was estimated at $50,000.
Albritton also suffered minor injuries and damage to his vehicle was estimated at $5,000. He was ticketed for careless driving.