MAPLE HEIGHTS, OH (WOIO) - A car slammed into a Maple Heights house early Monday morning, trapping two people on the home's second floor.
A driver lost control and crashed into the house around 2:30 a.m. in the 14000 block of Rockside Road.
Police used a ladder to safely rescue the homeowners because the staircase was demolished in the crash.
The driver was taken to the hospital for treatment. No word on a condition at this time.
Rockside Road at East 141st reopened to traffic around 8 a.m. after being closed for several hours.
No word on what caused the crash at this time. An investigation is underway.