Hancock County Sheriff’s deputies say 24-year-old Justin Boyce was trying to make a turn at the intersection of the Upper Falls road and the Mast Hill road when he lost control of his truck and hit a house on the other side of the intersection.
According to Deputy Robert Morang of the Hancock County Sheriff’s Department, ":The truck entered through the front side, went completely through the house, left the rear wall and traveled about 30 feet from the residence in the back yard.":
Fortunately, nobody was in the house, it was for sale and unoccupied. Boyce received some minor cuts and a possible broken nose.
Authorities say speed and alcohol were factors in the crash, Boyce is being charged with operating under the influence.