Taunton police searching for driver who collided with car, house

(Corey Welch/WPRI)

TAUNTON, Mass. (WPRI) – A speeding car went airborne and struck a vehicle and a house in Taunton.

According to police, it happened at 238 Broadway early Saturday morning.

Witnesses said the driver of a silver Mercedes was speeding and somehow lost control, cut through a parking lot, went airborne, crashed into another vehicle that was stopped at an intersection, and then hit the home.

Taunton police told Eyewitness News the driver of the Mercedes fled the scene. The 60-year-old driver of the other car was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

The crashes were captured on surveillance cameras from a nearby business:

It’s not yet clear what caused the first driver to leave the roadway, and police said the wreck is still under investigation.

Once the driver is located, police say they will face charges.