UPDATE: Police arrest driver who fled vehicle after crashing into Columbus house
UPDATE: Police have arrested 19-year-old Ethen Robertson with leaving the scene of an accident. He was also charged with operating without ever receiving a license and a body attachment.
COLUMBUS, Ind.—The Bartholomew County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a hit-and-run crash Tuesday.
Authorities responded to the crash in the 6100 block of South Jonesville Road, where they discovered a vehicle had struck the side of a residence.
The driver fled the scene before emergency responders arrived.
Crews with Vectren Energy were also called to the scene due to the vehicle hitting a gas line before crashing into the house.
The house sustained extensive damage in the crash, said authorities.
The driver of the vehicle has not yet been located.