Man Crashes Ute into Raceview Home, Medical Episode Suspected to be the Cause

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A man in his 50s may have been suffering a medical episode when he crashed his ute into a house in Raceview.

According to a Queensland Fire and Emergency spokeswoman, a call came in at 7:00 a.m., Monday, the 12th of December 2022, regarding a driver who lost control and crashed into a house on the corner of Mahogany Street and Whitehill Road. He apparently rammed his car onto the brick wall of the master’s bedroom. 

Queensland Ambulance confirmed extracting the man from the car wreck as part of the house collapsed onto the driver. A spokesperson also confirmed that the man, who was in serious but stable condition, was brought to Ipswich Hospital.

No other injuries were reported from the incident and the car wreck was cleared from the house around 9:00 a.m.