Out-of-control vehicle crashes into Clearwater house

A Toyota Camry crashed into a house on Beckett Lake Drive in Clearwater Tuesday afternoon after an elderly driver lost control and veered off the road.

CLEARWATER — Police say an 83-year-old man lost control of his vehicle about 2 p.m. May 5 and ended up crashing into a house in the 2100 block of Beckett Lake Drive in Clearwater.

Clearwater police say the Toyota Camry veered off the road, hit a car in a driveway and ran over a mailbox before crashing into the house.

The driver refused medical treatment, police say. No one was injured inside the home.

Clearwater Fire & Rescue firefighters covered up the opening in the residence.